Dr Geraldine Lee-Treweek

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Head of Department

School of Social Sciences
Email:
Geraldine.lee-treweek@bcu.ac.uk
Phone:
+44 (0)121 300 4077

Geraldine is a sociologist and transdisciplinary scholar with a keen interest in vulnerable groups and people who are defined as ‘out of place’ or who are excluded.

Founder of the interdisciplinary field of Abuse Studies & designer of the first generic degrees globally in this area. Geraldine is passionate about applied and community-engaged teaching of social science, bolstering employability and centreing co-production of learning between students, tutors and communities. As a scholar activist with Romani heritage, Geraldine believes in the role of education to change lives, society and the world, through activities such as: civic engagement, participatory research, knowledge exchange, enterprise and widening participation to challenge power relationships.

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