Area of expertise, interest, main activities...:
About you (please use English):
Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Management, at the Institute of Education, University of Reading in the UK. I am interested in the challenges women face in the work place because of their gender, and the persistent under representation of women in senior roles and leadership, especially in higher education. I also have extensive experience teaching and researching SMEs, including women entrepreneurs and social enterprises.
About you (other languages):
4 Redlands Road
+44 (0)118 378 2603
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UK and Saudi Arabia
Skills and track record:
Evaluation and research of an £8m leadership programme for SMEs, including research with women business owners. Extensive research expertise in quantitative and qualitative methods on a range of other projects. Incorporating gender equality into teaching/courses at university - undergraduate and postgraduate level. Previous experience as director of 3 university courses (BSc, PGCert, MA) Currently Director of MA Education Leadership and Management in conjunction with Henley Business School and the Institute of Education at the University of Reading. Developing and teaching a module/unit 'women in business' at University level. Supervising PhD study in areas concerning gender equality and women's empowerment in higher education in Saudi Arabia.