Education Alumni

  • Dr Lauren Stentiford

    Education Alumni

    PhD Researcher in Education (ESRC +3)
    University of Exeter, School of Education

    Start date: September 2013

    Research topic: Exploring young women’s experiences whilst studying either a male-dominated STEM or female-dominated arts/humanities discipline at a high-performing British university, with a particular focus on their negotiations of academic achievement.

    Research supervisors: Dr Alexandra Allan


  • Dr Jonathan Doney

    Education Alumni


    University of Exeter, College of Social Sciences and International Studies

    Start date:

    Research topic: ‘That would be an ecumenical matter’: Contextualizing the adoption of World Religions Teaching in English RE using ‘Statement Archaeology’, a systematic operationalization of Foucault’s historical methods

    Email: J.Doney@exeter.ac.uk

    Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/Jonathan_Doney

    Website/Blog: http://socialsciences.exeter.ac.uk/education/staff/index.php?web_id=jonathan_doney&tab=profile


  • Dr Benjamin Arnold

    Education Alumni

    PhD Researcher in Education (ESRC +3)
    University of Exeter, College of Social Sciences and International Studies

    Start date: September 2014

    Research topic: Examining the local and global dynamics of gender in the Indian education system: An ethnographic study of identity constitution in primary schools

    Research supervisors: Dr Alexandra Allan

    Email: ba242@exeter.ac.uk


  • Dr Denise Rogers

    Education Alumni

    PhD Researcher in Education (ESRC 1+3)
    University of Bristol, Graduate School of Education

    Start date: September 2013

    Research topic: Beating the odds: Journey from 'bad school' to postgraduate education and beyond

    Research supervisors: Dr Lisa Lucas, Dr Sheila Trahar

    Email: dr13261@my.bristol.ac.uk


  • Dr Georgina Tarling (nee Pye)

    Education Alumni

    PhD Researcher in Education (ESRC 1+3)
    University of Exeter, College of Social Sciences and International Studies

    Start date: September 2012

    Research topic: Enabling “good” use of the web?: How online information practices are shaped for 7 year olds by their home and school contexts

    Research supervisors: Professor Rupert Wegerif

    Email: G.Tarling3@exeter.ac.uk


  • Dr Tony Clark

    Education Alumni

    PhD Researcher in Education (ESRC 1+3)
    University of Exeter, Graduate School of Education

    Start date: September 2014

    Research topic: Intensive IELTS Preparation in China and Japan

    The thesis ‘Intensive IELTS Writing Preparation in China and Japan’ was given a British Council Research Assessment Award in 2014. In 2015/16 he was a recipient of the Newton Fund Scholarship – a competitive grant to promote researcher mobility and encourage British-Chinese academic relations – as well as funding to support different sections of upcoming overseas research trips from the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) and the ESRC. In 2016 Tony will spend two months at the British Council in Tokyo, and a subsequent six months working at Zhejiang University under the guidance of Professor Lianzhen He, Dean of International Studies.

    Research supervisors: Dr Guoxing Yu, Dr Talia Isaacs

    Professional memberships/Positions held: ALTE, EALTA

    Email: tc9734@bristol.ac.uk