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Prof Jane Perryman
Room 737
UCL Institute of Education
20 Bedford Way
London
WC1H 0AL
Tel: +44 (0)20 7612 6577
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Appointment
  • Professor of Sociology of Education
  • IOE - Curriculum, Pedagogy & Assessment
  • UCL Institute of Education
Biography

  • I was a social science teacher and head of department for 10 years before moving into Higher Education to become a course leader for the PGCE in Social Science, first at Goldsmiths College and then at UCL Institute of Education.  I then led the MPhil/PhD Research Training Programme. I have recently completed a five year term as Academic Head of Research for the Department of Curriculum Pedagogy and Assessment. I am currently Faculty Graduate Tutor, responsible for doctoral supervision across the IOE.

Research Summary
I am primarily interested in how policy effects the professional lives of teachers. I research issues around accountability, performativity and inspection, policy enactment more generally, and have recently completed a project on teacher retention. I use Foucault to help make sense of neo-liberal education systems. I work with qualitative methodologies, particularly interviewing and using case-studies.
Teaching Summary

  • Teaching:
    • I have taught on  the PGC Social Science, and contributed to various Masters' modules. I currently teach on the Doctoral Training Programme - specifically an Introduction to Case Studies.

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