The Politics of Education in Societies in Transition: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Edgbaston Room Lucas House
Thursday 6 July 2017 (09:00-16:00)

WORKSHOP LEADER: Dr Giuditta Fontana, Leverhulme Fellow, School of Government and Society.


  • Gulara Guliyeva, Birmingham Law School.
  • Jamie Davies, School of History and Cultures.
  • Janine Natalya Clark, Law School.
  • Peter Kraftl, School of Geography.
  • Robert Skinner, School of Government and Society.
  • Paul Lynch, School of Education.
  • Christalla Yakinthou, School of Government and Society.
  • Lynn Davies, School of Education.
  • Clive Harber, School of Education.
  • Dan Hart, Birmingham Business School.



  • Dr Howard Sanborn (Virginia Military Institute, USA),
  • Dr Rebecca Loader (Centre for Shared Education, Queen’s University Belfast)
  • Ana Mickovska-Raleva (Centre for Research and Policymaking, Macedonia)
  • Dr Kelsey Shanks (UNESCO Centre, University of Ulster and University of Exeter)
  • Dr Helen Hanna (Leeds Trinity University)
  • Dr Charis Boutieri (King’s College London)
  • Dr Bassel Akar (Notre Dame University, Lebanon)
  • Maha Shuayb (Centre for Lebanese Studies, University of Oxford)
  • Alexandra Liebich (Queen’s University, Kingston)
  • Majda Josevska Macedonia (USAID)


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