Daiga Kamerade

 

Research Fellow

Daiga Kamerade

Contact details

Third Sector Research Centre
Park House
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2RT

About

Daiga is a work and employment researcher with strong quantitative skills and extensive experience of using large and complex data sets. Her work is part of the Workforce and Quantiative research stream at the Third Sector Research Centre. The current focus for her research interest is third sector workforce, volunteering and the effects of volunteering on employability.

Qualifications

  • PhD (Social and Political Sciences), University of Cambridge (2009)
  • MPhil (Social and Development Psychology, University of Cambridge (2003)

Biography

Daiga is an experienced lecturer in psychology, organisational behaviour and human resource management and has been teaching at various universities in the UK and abroad for more than fifteen years. She also has been involved in HRM, training and development consultancy, data collection and analysis consultancy work for numerous private and public organisations

Research

The current focus for Daiga’s research interest is third sector workforce, volunteering and the effects of volunteering on employability.

Other activities

Fellow of Higher Education Academy since 2011.

Publications

Lūse, A., Kamerāde, D. (2013). Between Disabling Disorders and Mundane Nervousness: Representations of Psychiatric Patients and their Distress in Soviet and Post -Soviet Latvia, in: Rasell, M & Iarskaia-Smirnova, E (eds.), Disability in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union, Routledge, London, UK.

Kamerāde, D. (2012) Group Role-play as a Method of Facilitating Student to Student Interaction and Making Theory Relevant , Practice and Evidence of the Scholarship of Teaching, 6 (3), 173-188.

Kamerāde, D. (2011) Impact of the recession on age management policies: Latvia, Dublin, Ireland: European Foundation for Improvement of Working and Living Conditions.

Kamerāde, D. (2011) Latvia Case Study on Proniks Ltd, for: RAND Europe/ EuropeanFoundation for improvement of Working and Living Conditions, Dublin, Ireland.

Kamerāde, D. (2011) Latvia case study on LDz Group, for: RAND Europe/European Foundation for improvement of Working and Living Conditions, Dublin, Ireland.

Mārtinsone K., Pipere A., Kamerāde D. (2011) Dictionary of Research Terminology (in Latvian), Raka, Riga.

Kamerāde, D., Kristapsone, S., Lazda, R. (2011) Quantitative research, in: Mārtinsone, K (ed.), Introduction to Research: Strategies, Designs and Methods (in Latvian), Raka, Riga, Latvia, pp.49-88.

Kamerāde, D.(2011) , How to write a research report, in: Mārtinsone, K (ed.) Introduction to Research: Strategies, Designs and Methods (in Latvian), Raka, Riga, Latvia, pp.243-259.

Lūse, A., Kamerāde, D.(2011) Redrawing the Boundaries of Psychiatry and Mental Illness in the Post-Soviet Period: The Case of Latvia, in Szmigiero,K. (ed), Probing Madness, Oxford: Inter-Disciplinary Press, 55-66.

Kamerāde, D. (2009) Part-time work and involvement in voluntary associations in Britain, Sociological Research Online, 14 (5).

Kamerade, D., Burchell, B. (2004) Teleworking and Participatory Capital: Is Teleworking an Isolating or a Community Friendly Form of Work? European Sociological Review, 20 (4), 365-387.

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