Associate Professor Julie Ballantyne

Associate Professor

School of Music
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 7 336 54146


Julie Ballantyne is known for her work in the areas of music teacher identities, social justice, music teacher education, and the social and psychological impacts of musical engagement. An Associate Professor in Music Education in the School of Music at the University of Queensland, Australia, she has won commendations and fellowships for her teaching, and also holds leadership positions with organisations such as the International Society for Music Education. Currently Editor-in-chief for the journal Research Studies in Music Education, Julie has published her own work in key journals and has co-edited a book Navigating Music and Sound Education. She enjoys teaching pre-service and in-service teachers at the Bachelor and Masters Level, as well as supervising several PhD students.


  • Bachelor of Education (Honours), Queensland University of Technology
  • PhD, Queensland University of Technology
  • Bachelor of Music, Queensland University of Technology
  • Associate Diploma in Music, AMEB


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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Completed Supervision