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Biography

Sheila Riddell is Director of the Centre for Research in Education Inclusion and Diversity at the Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh.  She previously worked as Director of the Strathclyde Centre for Disability Research, University of Glasgow.

Research Interests

Her research interests are in the broad field of equality and social inclusion, with particular reference to gender, social class and disability in the fields of education, training, employment and social care.  Sheila is currently working on projects investigating higher education, lifelong learning policy, and special and inclusive education across Europe.

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Research activities & awards

  1. Transforming children’s rights?

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

  2. Post-School Education and Training for Young People on the Social Margins

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

  3. Evidence on ASN submitted to the Education and Skills Committee, Additional Support for Learning, 7th Meeting, 2019 (Session 5).

    Activity: Consultancy typesProviding oral or written evidence for non-academic board, committee, working group or advisory panel

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