Director of Studies in Education
SpecialisationArts Education: Applied Theatre practice and pedagogy, Teacher Education and Professional Development.
Research interestsI am a lecturer in the Faculty of Education where I teach on the Undergraduate Tripos track Education, English, Drama and the Arts, and I Coordinate the MPhil Postgraduate thematic route, Arts, Creativity and Education. My research interests centre on Applied Arts pedagogies to support, reflective practice, democratic learning and conflict management in cross-disciplinary and cross-professional contexts. I have an Erasmus exchange position with the University of Gothenburg, Sweden where I collaborate with colleagues teaching and researching the use of Applied Theatre practices in Medical and Health Care Professional Development. My Tripos teaching centres on the Part II papers Research and Investigation and Performance, Education and Society.