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07 Dec 2018

BESA Conference 2019 - Call for Papers

Announcement
The British Education Studies Association (BESA) will be hosting its 15th Annual International Conference at University of Wales Trinity St David 27th – 28th June 2019. The theme of the conference is “Politics and the role of education: divergence and convergence”...read more →

07 Dec 2018

BESA Research Grant Award 2018

BESA is pleased to announce that the recipients of the very first BESA Research Grant are Dr Gurpinder Lalli (PI) & Dr Brendan Bartram (CI) from the University of Wolverhampton- Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing, Institute of Education. Their project is titled: “The impact of Free School Meals (FSM).....read more →

05 Dec 2018

External Examiner Vacancy - Liverpool Hope University

The Faculty of Education at Liverpool Hope University is seeking a new External Examiner to oversee the taught-postgraduate (PGT) programmes in this faculty. The appointment should begin in the 2019-20 academic year and will typically last for four years...read more →

02 Nov 2018

Call for Research Proposals

The British Education Studies Association (BESA) will be providing at least one research grant this academic year.  The award(s) are up to £1000 per applicant/group to carry out a research project in 2018/2019 that relates to the aims of BESA.  The award(s) will also include a funded place at the.....read more →

03 Aug 2018

Call for Papers: International Symposium on Phenomenological Research in Education - Humboldt-University Berlin

The 5th International Symposium on Phenomenological Research in Education will take place  1st – 3rd April 2019 at the Humboldt-University of Berlin. “Feeling – Emotion – Mood. Phenomenological and pedagogical perspectives”..read more →

06 Jul 2018

External Examiner Vacancy in Primary Education Studies (Bilingual) at Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University is advertising a bilingual (Welsh and English) External Examiner vacancy in Primary Education Studies (non-QTS). The post is required to commence in 2018-2019...read more →

02 Jul 2018

External Examiner Vacancy in Education Studies at Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University is advertising an External Examiner vacancy in Education Studies. The post is required for 2018-2019 for four years. Please contact Alan Howe at a.howe@bathspa.ac.uk for further details...read more →

26 Jun 2018

Why I Teach Education Studies

Or more precisely why I used to teach Education Studies. I retired from Bath Spa University five years ago but am still an active member of BESA and can’t stop thinking and writing about Education Studies as a university subject. I want here to reflect on where we came from.....read more →

30 May 2018

Senior Vacancy in Education at Newman University

Newman University, Birmingham is currently advertising for a new senior role in Education. Applications are invited from exceptional and experienced leaders in higher education for a new Assistant Dean role, to join the University ideally by September 2018. This post represents a major strategic investment by the University to continue.....read more →

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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 →