Dr Jo Luck Information and Communication Technology / School of Engineering and Technology

Senior Lecturer - ICT/Academic Lead - RHD Exp

PhD MACS

Contact Details

Email: j.luck@cqu.edu.au

Phone: (07) 4930 9550 - Ext: 59550

Office Location

1.16

Building 32

Rockhampton North campus

About Me

Dr Jo Luck is a Senior Lecturer and Academic Lead (RHD Experience) in the School of Engineering and Technology (SET). She has many years of experience in teaching into the ICT suite of programs. Currently, she has a role with SET looking after the Research Higher Degree (RHD) candidates. Her current teaching role focuses on helping RHD candidates complete their first milestone, the Confirmation of Candidature. Her research interests lie with the use of technology to support higher education, academic integrity and use of coursework to support RHD candidates.
Universities Studied At

University of Queensland

Queensland University of Technology

Central Queensland University
Universities Worked At

University of Queensland

Queensland University of Technology

Central Queensland University

Awards

2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Learning and Teaching

2018 Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Exemplary Practice in Learning and Teaching

2013 Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Good Practice in Learning and Teaching.

Previous teaching
COIT20249 Professional Skills in ICT
Professional Memberships

Member of the Australian Computer Society

Responsibilities
Academic Lead (RHD Experience) SET
Theses

Luck, J 2008, Lost in translation : a socio-technical study of interactive videoconferencing at an Australian university, PhD Thesis, Central Queensland University, Rockhampton.

Grants

2018 CQU Scholarship of Learning & Teaching grant. To be conducted during 2019.

Project title: Prevention is better than punishment: Professional development on academic integrity for sessional staff ($11,878)

Jo Luck (Chief Investigator), Ritesh Chugh and Edward Pember.

INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES
Other Information and Computing Sciences - Information and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified
Use of Technology and Information Systems in Higher Education
EDUCATION
Education Systems - Higher Education
Use of ICT in Higher Education. Academic Integrity Coursework support for Research Higher Degree candidates
Conference paper

Ewin, N., Luck, J., Chugh, R., & Jarvis, J. (2017). Curiosity: The kryptonite of cats and the superpower of the project manager. In 2017 National Conference Academic Papers Australian Institute of Project Management: Innovate, Influence & Implement (pp. 20-26). Melbourne, Vic.: Australian Institute of Project Management. Retrieved from https://www.aipm.com.au/

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Li, E., Harris, D., Rossi, D., & Luck, J. A. (2013). When urban meets rural : the interactive effect of location, age, and education on technology adoption. In Proceedings of 7th Global Business and Social Science Research Conference. (pp. 1-9). Melbourne, Victoria, Australia: World Business Institute Australia. Retrieved from http://www.wbiworldconpro.com/

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Luck, J. A., Rossi, D., & Chapman, M. (2012). The gap between policy and reality : should universities move course materials fully online?. In World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications (EDMEDIA 2012), June 25-29, 2012, Denver, Colorado, USA. (pp. 678-687). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE). Retrieved from http://www.editlib.org/p/40819

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Jones, D., & Luck, J. A. (2009). Blog aggregation management : reducing the aggravation of managing student blogging. In Proceedings of Ed-Media 2009: World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications, June 22-26, 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii. (pp. 398-406). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education.

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Luck, J. A. (2009). Fusing technological design with social concerns : a socio-technical study of implementing interactive videoconferencing. In Proceedings of Ed-Media 2009: World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications, June 22-26, 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii. (pp. 2006-2015). Chesapeake, VA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education.

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Nouwens, F., Harreveld, R., Luck, J. A., & Danaher, P. (2005). Balanced interests : towards a holistic sociology of higher education. In Communicating evaluation outcomes : issues and approaches. Proceedings of the 2004 Evaluation Forum. Melbourne Australia, 24-25 November 2004. (pp. 141-164). Clayton, Victoria: Centre for Higher Education Quality (CHEQ), Monash University.

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Danaher, P., Luck, J. A., Jones, D., & McConachie, J. (2004). Course management systems : innovation versus managerialism. In 11th International Conference of the Association for Learning Technology (ALT-C 2004) : Blue skies and pragmatism : learning technologies for thenext decade, 14-16 Sept. 2004, Exeter, England. (pp. 1-13). Eynsham, Oxford, UK: Information Press.

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Luck, J. A. (2003). Discovering a nexus between research and praxis : researching an educational technology (interactive video-conferencing). In Discovery : discovering research, discovering teaching & learning, discovering self : 2003 Women in Research Conference, Central Queensland University, 13-14 November 2003, Rockhampton, Qld. (pp. 1-10). Rockhampton, Qld.: Women in Research, Central Queensland University.

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Luck, J. A. (2004). Learning doesn't happen only in the classroom : technology-assisted informal and formal learning. In P. Danaher, C. Macpherson, F. Nouwens, & D. Orr (Eds.), Lifelong learning : whose responsibility and what is your contribution? : refereed papers from the 3rd International Lifelong Learning Conference, Yeppoon, Central Queensland, Australia, 13 - 16 June 2004 (pp. 224-229). Rockhampton, Qld.: Central Queensland University Press. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/1777

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Luck, J. A. (2004). Roadblocks, detours, dead-ends and thoroughfares : creating a road map to navigate through the research methodology labyrinth. In NZARE AARE Conference 2003 : educational research, risks, & dilemmas, 29 November - 3 December 2003, Hyatt Regency Hotel and University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand. (pp. 1-8). Coldstream, Vic.: Australian Association for Research in Education. Retrieved from http://www.aare.edu.au/03pap/luc03005.pdf

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Jones, D., Luck, J. A., McConachie, J., & Danaher, P. (2005). The teleological brake on ICTs in open and distance learning. In Breaking Down Boundaries - 17th Biennial Conference of the Open and Distance Learning Association of Australia. (pp. 1-8). Adelaide, SA: ODLAA.

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Luck, J. A. (2004). You think you have problems with your research participants? : My research subjects don't have a pulse!. In NZARE AARE Conference 2003 : educational research, risks, & dilemmas, 29 November - 3 December 2003, Hyatt Regency Hotel and University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand. (pp. 1-8). Coldstream, Vic.: Australian Association for Research in Education. Retrieved from http://www.aare.edu.au/03pap/luc03521.pdf

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Journal article

Ewin, N., Luck, J., Chugh, R., & Jarvis, J. (2017). Rethinking project management: A humanistic approach based on design thinking. Procedia Computer Science, 121, 503-510. doi:10.1016/j.procs.2017.11.067

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Luck, J. A., & Rossi, D. (2015). University policy vs students’ expectations : investigating students’ perceptions of online learning. International journal on e-learning., 14(4), 471-485. Retrieved from http://www.editlib.org/p/41989/

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Rossi, D., & Luck, J. A. (2011). Wrestling, wrangling and reaping : an exploration of educational practice and the transference of academic knowledge and skill in online learning contexts. Studies in learning, evaluation, innovation and development., 8(1), 60-75. Retrieved from http://www.sleid.cqu.edu.au/viewarticle.php?id=391

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Rossi, D., & Luck, J. A. (2011). Wrestling, wrangling and reaping technology : exploring the complex interactions amongst people and technologies that support learning and teaching in higher education. Studies in learning, evaluation, innovation and development., 8(1), i-iii. Retrieved from http://www.sleid.cqu.edu.au/viewarticle.php?id=383

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McConachie, J., Danaher, P., Luck, J. A., & Jones, D. (2005). Central Queensland University's course management systems : accelerator or brake in engaging change?. International review of research in open and distance learning., 6(1).

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Luck, J. A., Jones, D., McConachie, J., & Danaher, P. (2004). Challenging enterprises and subcultures : interrogating 'best practice' in Central Queensland University's course management systems. Studies in learning, evaluation, innovation and development., 1(2), 19-31. Retrieved from http://sleid.cqu.edu.au/viewarticle.php?id=60

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Luck, J. A. (2003). Does geography shape the nature of an educational innovation?. Journal of research in rural education., 18(3), 152-158.

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Luck, J. A. (2005). From overhead projectors to microwave links : a personal journey of learning and teaching using an educational technology. Studies in learning, evaluation, innovation and development., 2(2), 29-38. Retrieved from http://sleid.cqu.edu.au/viewarticle.php?id=64

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Danaher, P., Luck, J. A., & McConachie, J. (2005). The stories that documents tell : changing technology options from Blackboard, Webfuse and the Content Management System at Central Queensland University. Studies in learning, evaluation, innovation and development., 2(1), 34-43. Retrieved from http://sleid.cqu.edu.au/viewarticle.php?id=52

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Book chapter

Luck, J. A. (2013). Actor-network theory : a device for reimagining participants in education research. In Unknown (Ed.), Role of participants in education research : ethics, epistemologies and methods (pp. 226-240). New York, London: Routledge. Retrieved from http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415636285/

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McConachie, J., Harreveld, R., Danaher, P., Luck, J. A., & Nouwens, F. (2006). Editors' introduction : [Doctrina perpetua]. In J. McConachie, B. Harreveld, J. Luck, F. Nouwens, & P. A. Danaher (Eds.), Doctrina perpetua : brokering change, promoting innovation and transforming marginalisation in university learning and teaching (pp. 1-22). Teneriffe, Qld.: Post Pressed. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/27875

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Luck, J. A. (2003). Performing teaching and learning using interactive video-conferencing. In Unknown (Ed.), Research perspectives on education for the future (pp. 81-96). Flaxton, Qld.: Post Pressed. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/21840

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Luck, J. A. (2004). Technological agents? : Exploring the ethics, risks and politics of researching non-human actants. In P. Coombes, M. Danaher, & P. A. Danaher (Eds.), Strategic uncertainties : ethics, politics and risk in contemporary educational research (pp. 185-197). Flaxton, Qld.: Post Pressed. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/22192

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Luck, J. A., McConachie, J., & Jones, D. (2006). The student journey : taking the first steps. In J. McConachie, B. Harreveld, J. Luck, F. Nouwens, & P. A. Danaher (Eds.), Doctrina perpetua : brokering change, promoting innovation and transforming marginalisation in university learning and teaching (pp. 115-134). Teneriffe, Qld.: Post Pressed. Retrieved from http://hdl.cqu.edu.au/10018/6801

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Thesis / Dissertation

Luck, J. A. (2008). Lost in translations : a socio-technical study of interactive videoconferencing at an Australian university. (PhD Thesis, Central Queensland University).

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Book

McConachie, J., Harreveld, R., Luck, J. A., Nouwens, F., & Danaher, P. (2006). Doctrina perpetua : brokering change, promoting innovation and transforming marginalisation in university learning and teaching. Teneriffe, Qld.: Post Pressed.

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Creative Work

Danaher, P., Danaher, G., Harreveld, R., Jones, D., Luck, J. A., McConachie, J., . . . Sturgess, P. (2004). Studies in learning, evaluation, innovation and development. Rockhampton, Qld : Division of Teaching and Learning Services Central Queensland University. Retrieved from http://sleid.cqu.edu.au/

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Report

Alcock, R., Anderson, L., Luck, J. A., Stehbens, C., Tennent, B., & Brennan, M. (1997). Whose business is business? : C.A.I.T.E.C. business. Rockhampton, Qld.: University Publishing Unit, Central Queensland University.

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Higher Education
HE Term 2 - 2019
RSCH20001 - Prepare for Confirmation
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 1 - 2019
RSCH20001 - Prepare for Confirmation
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 3 - 2018
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2018
RSCH20001 - Prepare for Confirmation
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 1 - 2018
RSCH20001 - Prepare for Confirmation
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Lead Lecturer
COIT13231 - Enterprise Analysis and Modelling
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT12203 - Workflow Analysis & Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 3 - 2017
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2017
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT12208 - IT Project Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 1 - 2017
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT13231 - Enterprise Analysis and Modelling
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT12203 - Workflow Analysis & Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 3 - 2016
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2016
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT12208 - IT Project Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 1 - 2016
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT13231 - Enterprise Analysis and Modelling
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT12203 - Workflow Analysis & Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 3 - 2015
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2015
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIS13034 - Information Systems Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 1 - 2015
RSCH20001 - Fundamentals of Research
Unit Coordinator
COIT20249 - Professional Skills in Information Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
HE Term 2 - 2014
COIT20235 - Business Process Modelling
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT20230 - Enterprise Resource Planning Concepts
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS20079 - Research Methods
Unit Coordinator
COIS13034 - Information Systems Management
Lead Lecturer
HE Term 1 - 2014
COIT20235 - Business Process Modelling
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT11233 - Information and Communication Technology Foundations
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS20079 - Research Methods
Unit Coordinator
COIS20025 - Systems Development Overview
Lead Lecturer
COIS13064 - ICT Project Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2013
MGMT22166 - Project Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT20230 - Enterprise Resource Planning Concepts
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS20079 - Research Methods
Unit Coordinator
COIS20008 - ICT Project Planning and Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS13034 - Information Systems Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS12073 - Enterprise Systems
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 1 - 2013
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIT13231 - Enterprise Analysis and Modelling
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS20079 - Research Methods
Unit Coordinator
HE Term 3 - 2012
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIT11226 - Systems Analysis
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS20025 - Systems Development Overview
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2012
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIS20079 - Research Methods
Unit Coordinator
COIS13034 - Information Systems Management
Unit Coordinator
HE Term 1 - 2012
COIT20233 - Professional Skills for Information and Communication Technology
Unit Coordinator
COIS20079 - Research Methods
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS20024 - Systems Management Overview
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 3 - 2011
COIS13013 - Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 2 - 2011
ECOM20001 - Information System Management
Unit Coordinator
HE Term 1 - 2011
ECOM20001 - Information System Management
Unit Coordinator
COIS13013 - Business Intelligence and Knowledge Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
HE Term 3 - 2010
ECOM20001 - Information System Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
COIS13034 - Information Systems Management
Unit Profile Reviewer
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