Search results for 'Gender' (15)
Dr Jessica Guth
Jess is a Reader in Law with a particular interest in legal education and in feminist and queer approaches to law and legal study. She is an experienced legal academic and has developed and taught a variety of courses and modules at undergraduate and postgraduate level. She has a background in law and social science subjects and combines the two in her teaching and research.
Dr Katy Day
Katy is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at Leeds Beckett University. Her interests are in critical, community and liberation psychology. She has particular expertise in feminist psychological approaches.
Gaspard PelursonGaspard Pelurson joined the School of Cultural Studies and Humanities at Leeds Beckett University as a Lecturer in Media in January 2019. He explores the manifestations of queerness in video games and the use of game mechanics in media texts.
Alexandria is a prison researcher passionate about trauma-informed practice and community resettlement. She is a former practitioner with experience of working within HMPPS and community drug and alcohol services.
Dr Katherine Harrison
Katherine has over 10 years’ experience of teaching and supervising undergraduate and postgraduate students in Higher Education. She is a qualified teacher with a PGCHE. Katherine’s research focuses on visual culture, feminism (including women’s crafting and domestic practices) and representations of poverty and class. She has been a visiting research fellow at the Library of Congress in Washington, DC. Katherine is currently part of a funded research team working with a film maker to analyse representations of towns, streets and homes in welfare documentary television and has recently published an article about ‘new knitting’ culture and women’s changing position in relation to domesticity. As Course Director of the BA (Hons) Media & English course, Katherine will support you throughout your studies and ensure that your course is current, interesting and well organised.
Professor Brendan Gough
Professor Gough is a Critical Social Psychologist and qualitative researcher interested in men and masculinities. He has published many papers on gender identities and relations, mostly in the context of health, lifestyles and well being.
Dr Karen Horwood
Karen is a geographer and planner. She has a particular interest in women and planning, and is convening the Women and Planning in the UK conference May 2019.
Dr Alison Wilde
Alison works in the School of Education and Childhood and has taught and researched at the Universities of Leeds and York, UCD, Bangor, and Bradford College. She is an active researcher, in the RICHES University Research Centre, and an Inclusivity Champion for the School.
Dr Katherine Dashper
Kate specializes in the social and cultural aspects of sport, leisure and events. She has expertise in relation to gender and equality, and in researching encounters between human and nonhuman animals in a variety of sport, leisure and event spaces.
Dr Helen Dampier
Helen Dampier is Senior Lecturer in Social and Cultural History. Her interdisciplinary research concerns the use of life writings, especially letters, diaries and testimonies, as historical sources. Helen's particular interest is in nineteenth and twentieth century South African history.
Dr Maxine Woolhouse
Maxine is a feminist and critical social psychologist. Her research interests are in the area of gender, social class and eating practices.
Dr Rachel Rich
Rachel Rich is a Senior Lecturer in History. Her interest is the cultural and social history of modern Europe, with a particular interest in class and gender. Her research has focused on food and eating habits and, currently, women's timekeeping practices in nineteenth-century France.
Dr Paula Singleton
Paula Singleton is a critical psychologist with specialist expertise in qualitative methods, and phenomenology in particular. She has carried out research with a community drugs treatment service and collaborated with Stanford University on a study of a rare pregnancy complication.
Dr Leanne Norman
Leanne is a Reader within the Carnegie School of Sport. Her research utilises a critical sociological lens to examine the culture of coaching to address gender equality and provide evidence for the need to diversify the coaching workforce.
Laura is currently Head of Sound and Course Director for new award development at the Northern Film School in the School of Music Film and Performing Arts at Leeds Beckett University and has been a University Teacher Fellow since 2010.