Katrina Kiss

Katrina Kiss

Thesis Title: Understanding child marriage amongst girls with disabilities in Zimbabwe: Implications for an intersectional and gender transformative approach to child marriage programming and policy Abstract: Child marriage, defined as any informal or formal marriage...
Neil Rickus

Neil Rickus

Thesis Title: How can teachers use video games to support primary students to develop their understanding of programming concepts when studying computer science? Abstract: Commercial video games primarily designed for entertainment can be used within computer science...
Saffron Powell

Saffron Powell

Thesis Title: In what ways does initial teacher education (ITE) in higher education institutions in England prepare teachers for an ethnically diverse society? Abstract: The need to develop culturally responsive pedagogy and practice is a longstanding challenge for...
Samuel Yosef

Samuel Yosef

Thesis Title: Understanding and addressing the influence of colonialism on Obstetrics and Gynaecology postgraduate specialty training in the UK through participatory action research Abstract: This project aims to understand how colonialism is manifested in educational...
Hannah Clare Wood

Hannah Clare Wood

Thesis Title: Embedding physical activity into the educational experience to boost student mental health and wellbeing: Getting moving at University. Abstract: A sense of crisis has developed around the mental health (MH) of university students. The burden on current...
Chris Reid

Chris Reid

Thesis Title: Learning Science: What’s Curiosity Got To Do With It? Abstract: While there is more demand than ever for scientists and engineers, few school students aspire to those careers, instead seeing school science as too ‘brainy’ or ‘for other people’. Teachers...

Zsuzsa Lugosi

Thesis title: Investigating the ways 6-11 year old children connect to nature at the Natural History Museum. Abstract: First supervisor: Jill Hohenstein Pathway: 6-Education, Mind & Society Cohort: 2021-22

Xenia Stieger

Thesis title: Abstract: First supervisor: Elisa Cavatorta Pathway:6-Education, Mind & Society Cohort: 2021-22
Mohammad Usman Zaheer

Mohammad Usman Zaheer

Thesis title: Young Muslims’ Experiences of Islamophobia, Education and Social Mobility Abstract: Mohammad’s research will examine the grounded experiences and perceptions of a diversified sample of British Muslim students, investigating to what extent and in what...
Ratha Perumal

Ratha Perumal

Thesis title: The Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Degree Awarding Gap: An exploration of its scope, impact and possible explanations at a post-1992 institution Abstract: Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) undergraduates in the UK achieve lower degree classifications than...
Melissa Matar

Melissa Matar

Thesis title: Examining the Policy Network in Higher Education in Emergencies: The Case of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon. Abstract: After the onset of the Syrian conflict, Lebanon alone is hosting the largest number of refugees worldwide relative to its population...
Sophie Whitehead

Sophie Whitehead

Thesis title: Everyone’s Invited: examining the conditions and possibilities of the online platform against rape culture Abstract: This project uses a critical feminist lens to understand the conditions in which the Everyone’s Invited platform against rape...