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Dr Sara Bragg
Appointment
  • Programme leader
  • IOE - Education, Practice & Society
  • UCL Institute of Education
  • Lecturer - Sociology of Education
  • IOE - Education, Practice & Society
  • UCL Institute of Education
Role
UCL Principal Supervisor,UCL Subsidiary Supervisor
Biography

I  completed my PhD at UCL Institute of Education, 1996-2000. I have also worked at the University of Brighton, University of Sussex, the Open University, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Research Groups
Research Summary

I have qualitative research methodology expertise and have researched and written in the areas of child and youth cultures; gender, and 'sexualisation' debates; pedagogies, including the role of media in relationships, sexuality and health education; young people as media audiences; student and youth “voice”, citizenship and participation; creative research methods.

I was a co-investigator on a Methodological Innovation project which became Researching Everyday Childhoods: Time, Technology and Documentation in a Digital Age (Rachel Thomson, Liam Berriman, Sara Bragg 2018. London: Bloomsbury). I was also co-investigator with  Emma Renold, Jessica Ringrose and Carolyn Jackson on Young People’s Experiences of Gender for the Office of the Children’s Commissioner England.  Recently I have worked with Chris Bonell, Ruth Ponsford and the Sex Education Forum on Positive Choices, a whole-school Relationships and Sex Education programme.   I was a DfE advisor on materials to support the implementation of statutory RSE. I have also worked with Brook / CEOP on Digital Romance 2.0  on LGBTQ+ online relationships (led by Rachel Thomson at University of Sussex), as an advisor to Stonewall on their gender equity training, and to South West Grid for Learning developing RSE materials on pornography for parents, schools and students. I convened an ESRC seminar series New Practices for New Publics (2015-18) on theories of social practice and civil society. 

 I am the co-editor of the journal Children and Society.

Teaching Summary

I am a lecturer in Sociology of Education in the Department of Education, Practice and Society, and a member of the UCL Centre for Sociology of Education and Equity. I am also Programme Lead for the MA Social Justice and Education.

I co-lead  the MA Sociology Cluster module Understanding Education Research with Olga Cara.

I am module leader for the Level 6 Gender, Sexuality and Feminisms in Everyday Lives on the BA Education Studies.

I worked with Jessica Ringrose, Sarah Worton and colleagues at the IoE on a Knowledge Exchange and Innovation Fund project developing an RSE module for PGCE students.

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