Latest News

27 May

CANCELLED: BESA Research Funding 2020-2021

After announcing the cancellation of the conference at the start of April as a result of COVID-19, we also wanted to provide an update regarding BESA research funding. For those that regularly attend our conference, you are probably aware that we normally link funding to this event, where the successful.....read more →

26 May

Meet the BESA Executive Committee – Gurpinder Lalli, Raising Awareness

As the BESA executive committee has expanded this year, we are planning a series of posts within the news section of the web site to introduce all members of the team and what they are doing for the association. The first of these posts is from Dr. Gurpinder Lalli, who.....read more →

16 Apr

External examiner vacancy at University of Wales Trinity St David (UWTSD)

UWTSD are looking for an external examiner for their BA Education Studies and MA Education Studies programmes to commence from September 2020. The portfolio includes a postgraduate programme on their Swansea campus as well as undergraduate programmes available at their Swansea and Carmarthen campuses. Duties would involve attendance at yearly.....read more →

03 Apr

Important Update: COVID-19 & Cancellation of BESA Conference

Firstly, we want to wish all the best in these uncertain and challenging times as a result of COVID-19. Professionally, many of you will be grappling with the implications of having to immediately pivot into online provision, which is no small task. When this is coupled with: the inevitable pastoral.....read more →

23 Feb

Opportunity for Undergraduate Programme Leaders to Take Part in BESA Funded Research

Dr Mark Pulsford and Dr Becky Morris from Warwick’s Education Studies, along with Dr Ross Purves from the Institute of Education UCL, are running a project exploring the views and experiences of undergraduate programme/course leaders. The study begins with an online survey followed by individual interviews with a smaller sample.....read more →

22 Nov

External Examiner Vacancy at Newman University - MA Education

Due to an increase in the number of students being recruited, Newman University is seeking to appoint a second external examiner for the MA Education which recruits on a  full time and part time basis. The post would commence February  2020. Please send a current CV and expressions of interest.....read more →

MEMBER NEWS

Call for Chapters of an edited book on ‘Education and Mental Health’

July 5, 2018
Calling on interested authors to submit a 300 – 500 word proposal for a chapter of around 7,000 words concerning the intersection of mental health / impaired mental wellbeing / mental illness in relation to educational practice and theory in schools and universities...read more →