RESEARCH SUPPORT

EXTERNAL EXAMINER

  • External Examiner to the Sociology of Education Umbrella Board at University College London (UCL): MA Education and Human Rights, MA Policy Studies in Education, MA Social Justice and Education, and MA Sociology of Education (June 2017-Present).

  • External Examiner for MSc in Education, Public Policy and Equity at the University of Glasgow (Oct 2020-Present).

PhD/DBA/EdD THESIS EXAMINATION. TOTAL EXAMINATIONS: 6

  • Kim Walker; Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Education, The Open University. Thesis title: Developing a ‘vision’ for special educational needs: exploring the role of the Governing Board in two English primary schools (October 2020). External examiner.

  • Steve Harris; Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Education, University of Wolverhampton. Thesis title: Five go to academia: Narratives of becoming (June 2020). External examiner.

  • Ali Sameer; Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, University of Glasgow. Thesis title: The visible and invisible discourses: The securitization of Pakistan and its impact on the social construction of girls’/women education (Jan 2020). External examiner.

  • Dimitra Nikita; Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, University College London (UCL). Thesis title: Networks, governance and leadership: Education Reform in England (Dec 2017). External examiner.

  • Andy Allen; Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Business Administration, Teesside University. Thesis title: Empowered Participatory Governance? A case study inquiry into the Cooperative academy model (July 2017). External examiner.

  • David Hodgson; Thesis presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Murdoch University. Thesis title: Raising the higher school leaving age in Western Australia: A critical discourse analysis of power and practice (June 2014). External examiner.

RESEARCH MENTOR

  • Mentor to Dr Omer Ozer. Ozer was awarded a one-year post-doc fellowship from the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK). Ozer is a visiting research fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London (Feb 2021-Feb 2022).

UNIVERSITY COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

  • Postgraduate Research Committee; Department of Educational Studies, Goldsmiths. Member (Nov 2019-Present).

  • Research Committee; Department of Educational Studies, Goldsmiths. Member (Nov 2019-Present).