Welcome to the Research Department 

The School of Education has a stimulating and vibrant research community dedicated to the improvement of education through critical enquiry, underpinned by values of social and environmental justice, inclusion and diversity.

Overview of the Department

Learn more about our lively research department with Postgraduate Research Coordinator, Dr Elizabeth Curtis.

Our staff are engaged in a wide range of local, national and international projects linked to our four research themes:  

  • International Studies in Social and Educational Development 
  • Teacher Education & Professional Development 
  • Educational Inclusion and Wellbeing 
  • Pedagogy & Digital Learning 

We also reach out to the local community, local schools and other partners via our public engagement events and have a strong and diverse publications portfolio.  

Our Research