Professor Andrew Martin

Andrew Martin, BA (Hons), MEd (Hons), PhD, is Professorial Research Fellow and Australian Research Council Future Fellow (2010-2014) at the University of Sydney specializing in motivation, engagement, achievement, and quantitative research methods. He is also President Elect, International Association of Applied Psychology – Division 5 Educational, Instructional, and School Psychology.

Andrew is in the Top 25 of International Rankings of the Most Productive Educational Psychologists (Source: Jones et al., Contemporary Educational Psychology, 2010). He has written over 250 peer reviewed papers, authored 3 books for parents and teachers (published in 5 languages), has won 11 Australian Research Council (and National Health and Medical Research Council) grants as well as international funding (eg. Spencer Foundation). He is Associate Editor of the Journal of Educational Psychology and Associate Editor of the British Journal of Educational Psychology and is on Editorial Boards of American Educational Research Journal and Contemporary Educational Psychology.


  • Honorary Research Fellow

Research groups

  • SELF