Research Students

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  • Adam Bethlenfalvy

    PhD Student

    I have worked in Kerekasztal Theatre in Education Centre – Central Europe’s first TIE company since 1998. I worked with Big Brum TiE, Birmingham for two years between 2004-2006. I have been the international officer for the Hungarian Drama/Theatre in Education Association for two years. I have organized a number of...

  • Miss Victoria Anne Birmingham

    GRTA (Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant)

    In 2008 Victoria graduated from the University of Birmingham with a 2:1 in Biological Sciences. After a few years working in retail she started her PGCE in Primary Education at Newman University College (now Newman University). Graduating in 2012, she began her NQT year teaching Year 5 in a deprived area of Birmingham. She...

  • Francesca Christmas

    PhD Student

    Francesca works for Trinity College London as Head of Academic Governance for Music, overseeing Trinity’s UK and international music work in both music assessment and teacher training. Francesca studied as a singer at Trinity College of Music and got her first teaching job in a London Music Service as an instrumental and...

  • Dr Kirsty Devaney

    Research Assistant, Module Leader and Composition Tutor

    Kirsty Devaney is a Birmingham based composer, researcher and educator with a passionate for promoting creative music making as something we all have the capacity to do. Her music has been performed by professional contemporary music ensembles, aired on Radio 3 and shortlisted for a British Composer Award. As a practitioner...

  • Shannon Ludgate

    PhD Student / Part-Time Lecturer

    Shannon completed her undergraduate studies in 2014 in Early Childhood Education, and in the same year started her PhD researching young children’s touchscreen technology experiences in the early years. She is also a part-time lecturer on the Early Childhood Studies course and teaches first year students. Shannon also has...

  • Dr Elaine Matchett

    Course Leader for Education Studies

    Elaine joined BCU in 2010 after teaching in a range of primary and secondary schools across the West Midlands. She initially worked as part of the primary English team at BCU teaching on the BA (Hons) QTS and PGCE Primary course. In 2016, Elaine became the course leader for the BA (Hons) Education Studies.  In 2021 Elaine...

  • Paul Millwood

    Senior Lecturer

    Paul has worked in mental health nursing and nurse education for 34 years, with his time in practice being spent in community and specialist forensic mental health settings for children and adolescents. Following completion of his mental health and adult nurse training in the 1980s, Paul worked in a number of senior clinical...

  • Miss Geraldine Murphy

    MPhil Student

    Geraldine's specialist interests lie in educational research and Continual Professional Development, particularly around Learning Technology and the application of technologies within curriculum design. She is currently working towards a MPhil in digital literacy part-time and is working as the Academic Lead for Teaching and...

  • Dr Rebecca Snape

    PhD student and Assistant Lecturer in Education

    Dr Rebecca Snape started working at BCU in 2015, firstly as a Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant, and then as a Visiting Lecturer. She is now working as a Lecturer in Education Studies.

  • Karen Ward

    Senior Lecturer in Early Years

    Karen spent 23 years teaching in primary schools in the maintained sector. During this time she taught children from 3-8 years old in three inner city schools in Inner London Educational Authority, Liverpool and Sandwell. The majority of her experience as a class teacher lies within Foundation Stage and Key Stage One. During...

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