Prof. Dr. Murray Print


University of Sydney


Prof. Dr. Murray Print

Direktor des IDD


Zur Person


Wissenschaftliche Schwerpuknte

Educational systems: administration, management and leadership

International and comparative education in civics and citizenship education

Research on teaching and learning

Social sciences, including civics

Keywords: electoral education, civics, citizenship, democratic education


Sydney Democracy Forum – co-organizer

World Democracy Forum – co-organizer

Editorial Board of:

International Journal of Citizenship Teaching and Learning

International Journal of Social Education

Estudios Sobre Educacion

Visiting Professor:

2012 Mercator Visiting Professor, Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

2010,2011 University of Hannover, Germany

2008 Faculty of didactics, University of Oldenburg, Germany

2007 Center for Political Research, University of Leuven, Belgium

2007 International Institute for Democracy and Electoral assistance, Stockholm (Visiting research fellow)

Keynotes on

2013 Civics and Citizenship Curriculum: The Australian Experience. Invited Keynote presentation July 24, Thai Civic Education Consortium, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok

2013 The Australian Curriculum: Civics and Citizenship.Invited special presentationon Australian Association for Research in Education. Adelaide

2013 Citizenship Education and Values.Invited keynote presentation on Beijing Normal University, Beijing

2013 The Australian Curriculum: Civics and Citizenship:Invited Keynote

presentation Parliamentary Educators of Australasia conference, Parliament House,


2013 Curriculum development in Democratic Citizenship Education. Invited Keynote presentation June, 4 Review of the Thai Civics Curriculum, Thai Civic Education Consortium, Bangkok

2011 Teacher pedagogy and achieving citizenship competencies in schools.International Symposium on building democratic citizenship in Europe through civic engagement in schools. Keynote speaker. LUH, Germany.

2011 Citizenship education: pedagogy that engages. Invited keynote address, Hiroshima, Japan

2010 Youth and Political Participation: Schools, Political Education and Young People Joining the Electorate. Keynote address, World Democracy Forum, Washington, DC.

2009 Indicators of youth engagement in democracy, politics and elections. Invited

2009 Political awareness and civic education. Invited keynote address, Federal

Congress for Civic Education, Halle, Germany

2009 Civic Engagement and Political Education of Young People. Invited keynote

address, Kansai University, Osaka, Japan

2008 Building political engagement through the school curriculum. Invited

keynote address, Youth and Politics: Comparative Perspectives on Political Socialization. International conference, Bruges, Belgium

2008 Connecting youth political participation and civic education in school. Invited paper, Civic Education and Political Participation, Invited International Conference, University of Montreal

2008 Implementation, Learning Processes and Teaching Political Education

Invited International Workshop of the Doctoral Program ProDid (residential), University of Oldenburg, January.