Professor of Education Policy Research and Director of Research
Following experience as a head of department in a secondary school, Peter joined the School of Education at the University of Manchester where he worked primarily in initial teacher education and continuing professional development. Joining the Department of Economics at Staffordshire University in 1994 he established and led the Institute for Education Policy Research. He moved to the ...
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Ian completed his PhD in psychology in 1987; then taught in secondary schools in various roles including ICT co-ordinator, head of science and senior teacher. He is currently a Lecturer and leads the Education for Health Professionals programme. In addition he teaches quantitative methods including factor analysis and provides a statistical advice service for the ...
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Laura became Lecturer at the School of Education in 2011 after completing a Birmingham Research Fellowship. Prior to that she worked as a member of a team on a large-scale research programme, the National Evaluation of the Children's Fund (DfES) at the University of Birmingham. She joined the University of Birmingham from the University of Oxford where she held an ESRC research studentship and ...
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Lecturer in Education
Martine is a Modern Languages specialist (French/Spanish) and has taught in schools and colleges, and in adult and higher education in England. After working as Course Leader for Modern Languages at a sixth form college she developed a portfolio of work by combining teaching, initial teacher training and consultancy work. She has also worked as educational adviser ...
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Reader in Disability and Special Educational Needs, Co-director VICTAR
Graeme is the deputy head of the Disability Inclusion and Special Needs (DISN) department (with a particular lead on research). DISN is the largest department of its kind in the UK and comprises over 30 academics researching and studying in the field of inclusion, SEN and disability.
Graeme is the co-director of the Visual Impairment Centre for Teaching and ...
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Director of Education
Richard is Co-Director of Education and Professor in the School of Education. He is responsible for the strategic and operational leadership and oversight of the School’s programmes of study at all levels (undergraduate, taught postgraduate, and research postgraduate).
Teacher Education Partnerships are also a key focus. With the rapidly changing ...
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