Professor Dirk Lange


Honorary Professor



Fax: +61 2 9351 5027

Building.Room: A35.

Research interests

Research on teaching and learning

  • Social sciences, including civics


civic education, inclusive citizenship, global citizenship education, didactics of democracy, migration and education

Professional biography

Dirk Lange studied Political Science at Freie Universität Berlin (Germany) and completed his teacher training. After working as a teacher in Berlin, Dirk Lange completed his PhD in 2002 starting an academic career. Currently Dirk Lange is professor for didactics of civic education teaches at the University Vienna (Austria) and at the Leibniz University Hannover (Germany).


  • International Research Fellow, University of Sydney, 2010/2011

Current projects

  • Inclusive Citizenship Education

Selected publications


  • Murray Print & Dirk Lange (Ed.). (2013). Civic Education and Competences for Engaging Citizens in Democracies. Rotterdam, Boston, Taipei: .


  • Murray Print & Dirk Lange (Ed.). (2012). Schools, Curriculum and Civic Education for Building Democratic Citizens, Rotterdam, Boston, Taipei.