Educational inequalities, in particular inequalities in educational attainment and transitions from secondary education to work and further/higher education; role of school curriculum and curriculum choices on the attainment and transitions.
Socio-economic inequalities, social stratification and mobility, in particular patterns of socio-economic inequality and processes of social mobility of immigrants and ethnic minorities.
Immigrant social impacts
Child welfare inequalities
Quantitative research methods
- Survey of Teacher Workforce
PI: Professor Mark Priestley
Funded by: National Association of School Masters and Union of Women Teachers
- Permanently progressing: Outcomes for children in Scotland accommodated before age 5
PI: Dr Helen Whincup
Funded by: British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF) and Confidential Donor - ref Research Accounts
- Teaching, Learning and Play in the Outdoors: a national survey of provisions in schools and pre-schools
PI: Dr Greg Mannion
Funded by: Scottish Natural Heritage