Department:School of Education & Social Care
Areas of Expertise: Education and teaching
Catherine is a Principal Lecturer in the Department of Education. She teaches on the MA Education course.
Catherine has over twenty years' experience as a teacher in secondary and middle schools. Her roles in schools include teacher of English, Special Educational Needs Coordinator and Assistant Headteacher. Catherine was seconded to local authority positions as a Learning and Teaching Adviser and Safeguarding Lead for Education. She joined Anglia Ruskin in 2011 as a Course Group Leader for Education.
Catherine completed a PhD in 2013 at the Institute of Education in London (UCL). The title of her thesis was:
'An Autoethnographic Enquiry into Heteronormativity in a Rural School Community'
Catherine teaches on the MA Education course. She is module leader for Key Issues and Themes in Education and Investigating Education through Research on the MA course.
Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA).
Lee, C. (2010) 'Interrogating heteronormativity in primary schools: The No Outsiders project', Sex Education, 10: 1, 109 — 111