Ms Diane Hansford

Lecturer, English, Literacies and Language Education - School of Education; Faculty of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences and Education

Diane Hansford

Phone: +61 2 6773 5012



Diane                                      Hansford is a member of the English, Literacies and Language Education (ELLE) team. Within this group, she specializes in English and Literacy.


DipTeach (CCEd Sydney), BEd (Sydney CAE), GradDipTESOL (Sydney CAE ITATE), MEdCurricSt (UNE Armidale), Graduate Certificate in Higher Education (UNE Armidale)

Teaching Areas

English and literacies Education

Research Interests

Curriculum Development; Culture and Learning; Literacy Development - Primary/Adult; English as a Second Language; Aboriginal Education and the use of Information Technology and Flexible Delivery.


Centre for Research in English and Multiliteracies Education (CREME)
Diane is a member of CREME.

Australian Literacy Educators' Association (ALEA) 
ALEA is a professional association that provides professional support for teachers of English and literacy. Currently, Diane is President of the ALEA Northern NSW Local Council. This local council provides professional development opportunities for English and literacy educators across the north west of NSW.