Brad Haseman is Professor and Assistant Dean (Academic) for the Creative Industries Faculty at QUT. From 2006 to 2011 Brad was the Assistant Dean (Research) and from 2001 to 2005 he held the position of Head of Postgraduate Research Studies. Brad also served as Head of Drama in the Academy of the Arts from 2004-2007.
Formerly a drama teacher and advisor in Queensland secondary schools, Brad Haseman has worked as a teacher and researcher for more than 30 years. He is known as a passionate advocate for the arts in Australian schools and served for more than a decade on committees concerned with the provision and delivery of the arts in Queensland schools. Brad served as Chair of the Community Partnerships Committee of the Australia Council and was actively involved with strategic priorities for the Arts in Education and Artist in Residence programs for Australian Schools and communities.
In recent years he has been an invited keynote speaker and workshop leader in Singapore, Canada, Norway, The Netherlands and Austria. His work also takes him throughout the Pacific where he has taught and given workshops in the Solomon Islands, PNG and Kiribati in the Central Pacific.