Congratulations to our four funded PhD students who will start in October 2015.

Posted on 25 September 2015

The Department was pleased to have a really strong field to select from.


The awardees are:
ESRC PhD studentship  - Agata Lambrechts studying ‘Access to HE for refugees in the EU’
White Rose PhD studentship - Natalie Smith, to be supervised by Claudine Bowyer Crane. Her research topic is ‘Reading comprehension skills in children learning English as an additional language’
Departmental PhD studentship - Madeline Crosswaite studying ‘Teacher perceptions of genetic influences on educational achievement’
Departmental PhD studentship - Annis Stead. Her topic is "questioning lad culture" and supervisor will be Vanita Sundaram
We look forward to welcoming all new and continuing students to the Department of Education in the new academic year.