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First name Surname Institutions & Position Research interests & Geographic focus Link to profiles & Email
Shovita Adhikari (Ms.) University of Essex - PhD Candidate, Graduate Teaching Assistant Child trafficking, Child protection, Children's Rights, Sociology of Childhood. - South Asia particularly Nepal sdadhi@essex.ac.uk http://www.essex.ac.uk/sociology/staff/profile.aspx?ID=3077
Jiniya Afroze (Ms.) Open University - PhD candidate Rirsks and resilience of children, Ethnograpy- South Asia, Bangladesh in particular jiniya.afroze@open.ac.uk
Bree Akesson (Dr.) Wilfrid Laurier University - Assistant Professor Africa, Southeast Europe, Middle East bakesson@wlu.ca
Patricia Ames (Ms.) Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru - Researcher Childhood in the Andes and the Amazon Rural Education Youth and Gender - Latin America, Peru pames@pucp.pe
Nicola Ansell (Dr.) Reader in Human Geography - Brunel University Young people and social and cultural change; impacts of education, social policy; 'development'; AIDS - Southern Africa (Lesotho, Malawi in particular) rural areas nicola.ansell@brunel.ac.uk
Merle Baker (Dr.) Consultancy Management & Business Services - Director Factors affecting childhood excellence in Performance academic and non-academic - South America, Caribbean merlebaker@yahoo.com
Sarada Balagopalan (Dr.) Rutgers University - Associate Professor Colonial and postcolonial childhoods; history of compulsory education; children's rights and the politics of translation; school experiences of first-generation learners; cultural politics of school curriculum; critical pedagogy; gendered childhoods; working children; street children; ethnography; interdisciplinarity; multiple childhoods. - India
Veronica Barnsley (Dr.) University of Sheffield - Lecturer Representation of children and childhoods in postcolonial literatures and cultures, particularly South Asia and West Africa. Children and environmental disaster. Refugee and asylum seeker children. Youth, health and well-being in 'rapidly developing economies'. - South Asia, West Africa, South Africa v.barnsley@sheffield.ac.uk https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/english/people/barnsley
Marlene Barra (Miss) Research Centre on Child Studies (CIEC) - University of Minho - Research Collaborator Childhood studies and postcolonial studies Children's cultures https://about.me/mbarra marlene_barra@hotmail.com
Chandni Basu (Ms.) Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg - Doctoral Candidate Sociology of Childhood, Law and deviance, Gender and sexuality - India, SouthAsia tochandni@gmail.com
Elise Berman (Dr.) University of North Carolina at Charlotte - Assistant Professor Sociolinguistic construction of age and childhood Language socialization Child agency Economics Gift giving and avoiding giving Deception- Marshall Islands, Oceania https://clas-pages.uncc.edu/elise-berman/
Michael Bourdillon (Professor) University of Zimbabwe - Professor emeritus Children's work Childhood poverty Child protection - Southern Africa michaelbourdillon@gmail.com
Fina Carpena-Mendez (Dr.) Oregon State University - Assistant Professor Childhoods and youths in late capitalism; neoliberalism, post-development, and migration; transnational families and emergent forms of life; learning, experience, and embodiment in a globalized world - Latin America (particularly Mexico), Europe (particularly Spain and Ireland), the US. Latin American diaspora in the US and Europe.
Kristen Cheney (Dr.) International Institute of Social Studies - Senior Lecturer Sub-Saharan Africa, orphanhood/adoption, alternative care, child protection, sexual and reproductive health, rights iss.academia.edu/KristenCheney cheney@iss.nl
Maria Raquel da Costa (Dr.) Liverpool Hope University - Senior Lecturer Constructions & visual representations of childhood in the South Auto-ethnography of childhoods in the South Childhoods and mobility in Southern context - South America: Chile Sub-Saharan Africa: Botswana, Namibia and Mozambique dacostm@hope.ac.uk
Anandini Dar (Dr.) Ambedkar University Delhi - Adjunct Faculty Childhood; youth cultures; migration; rights; education; qualitative methods - India; South Asia; South Asian Diaspora; USA. anandinidar@gmail.com
Chiara Diana (Dr.) IREMAM - Institut de Recherches et d'Etudes sur le Monde Arabe et Musulman Early Childhood Education, Primary Political Socialization, Childhood in War and Revolution contexts, Childhood in Arab and Muslim contexts - Middle East & North Africa https://univ-amu.academia.edu/ChiaraDiana dianachiara3@gmail.com
Karl Dorning (Dr.) Monastic Education Development Group - Strategic Director Burmese childhood, buddhism and conceptualisations of childhood, quality of life - functioning and capabilities - Burma, Southeast Asia karl.dorning@gmail.com
Audra Diptee (Dr.) Carleton University - Associate Professor Child Slavery; Children & Childhood in Humanitarian Discourses. - Caribbean & Africa audra.diptee@carleton.ca http://www.audradiptee.com/
Ruth Evans (Dr.) University of Reading- Associate Professor in Human Geography Young caregiving, orphans and vulnerable children, gender and intergenerational relations, youth transitions, HIV, responses to death, land access and inheritance, child- and youth-headed households, street children and youth - Sub-Saharan Africa, especially Tanzania, Uganda, Senegal, Ghana, Liberia. www.reading.ac.uk/ges/aboutus/r-evans.asp r.evans@reading.ac.uk
Franziska Fay (Miss) School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) PhD Candidate in Social Anthropology Child Protection, Child Rights, Corporal Punishment, Education and Conflict, Education Innovations, Child-led/-focused Research Methods East Africa (Zanzibar,Tanzania), Swahili speaking communities https://www.soas.ac.uk/staff/staff72084.php 266044@soas.ac.uk
Neeta Goel Department of Childhood Studies, Rutgers University-Camden - PhD Candidate Childhood Poverty Program evaluation- India neetagoel13@gmail.com
Jason Hart (Dr.) University of Bath - Senior Lecturer Rights, refugees, armed conflict, child protection, international development, private sector, north-south partnerships - Middle East, Palestine, Jordan, Israel https://bath.academia.edu/JasonHart
Vicky Johnson (Dr.) University of Brighton - Principal Research Fellow Children and young people's participation, Youth and uncertainty International, education Place, space and power - Research across Africa, Asia, Latin America and in the UK, main focus at present in Kenya, Ethiopia and Nepal Vicky.Johnson@brighton.ac.uk http://about.brighton.ac.uk/education/contact/details.php?uid=vj34
Victoria Jupp Kina (Dr.) University of Dundee - Lecturer Children and young people's participation, participatory practices, action research, dialogical education, emotions, post-colonial practice, art activism - Brazil v.juppkina@dundee.ac.uk
Mayeso Lazaro (Mr.) University of Hull/ University of Malawi - PhD student/ Lecturer Families, children and young people, older people M.C.Lazaro@2014.hull.ac.uk
Suzana Libardi (Ms.) Post Graduate Program in Psychology - Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - PhD candidate Childhood protection; intergenerational relations; generation. - Brazil suzana.libardi@gmail.com
Valeria Llobet (Dr.) Universidad de San Martin - Professor Children's rights Dictatorship and childhood - Argentina LA Southern-cone valeria.s.llobet@gmail.com https://gepama.academia.edu/ValeriaLlobet
Lydia Marshall (Dr.) University of Warwick - Doctoral Researcher Education, Childhood, Youth, Critical Realism, Understandings of Poverty and Well-being - Ethiopia, sub-Saharan Africa lydia.marshall@natcen.ac.uk https://warwick.academia.edu/LydiaMarshall
Jane McCarthy (Dr.) Open University - Visiting Fellow Children's family lives. Troubles in children's lives. Children's experiences of death Diversity in understandings of childhood- UK, Senegal, China http://www.open.ac.uk /socialsciences/main/staff/ people-profile.php?name=Jane_McCarthy
Kate McAlpine (Dr.) Doing the Right Thing- Director Integral Theory, child protection, resolving ethical dilemmas, experience of childhood, political economy analyses - East Africa www.doingtherightthing.co kate@katemcalpine.org
Carly McLaughlin (Dr.) University of Potsdam - Lecturer Childhood and migration, 'deviant' childhoods. discourses of asylum and childhood mclaughl@uni-potsdam.de
Ivo Mhike (Mr.) Centre for Africa Studies, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein South Africa- Doctoral Fellow Childhood and Youth (Colonial and Post-Colonial Southern Africa) - Southern Africa ivo.mhike@yahoo.com
Samia Michail (Ms.) UnitingCare - Principal Researcher Education, children's services, early childhood, the middle years, children's participation and the child-led research project. smichail@unitingcarenswact.org.au
Abdul-Rahim Mohammed (Mr.) The University of Sheffield - PhD Student Child Rights, Social Protection, Child Labour - Global South amohammed7@sheffield.ac.uk
Heidi Morrison ( Ms.) University of Wisconsin La Crosse - Assistant Professor Global Childhoods, Modern History of Childhood in Egypt, History of War and Children in the Middle East - Middle East hmorrison@uwlax.edu
Maria Leticia Nascimento (Prof.Dr.) Universidade de São Paulo - Professor Sociology of Childhood; Early Childhood Education; Children's Rights; Generational Relations; Public policies; Interdisciplinar Childhood Studies - Brazil letician@usp.br