Professor Lingard Returns

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Bob Lingard will return to the Faculty the week of February 22. His tenure as visiting scholar was funded by Research Western and the Faculty of Education. Professor Lingard is a Professorial Research Fellow at the School of Education, the University of Queensland, Australia. He has an international research reputation in the areas of sociology of education and education policy.

Professor Lingard will make several presentations during his stay beginning on Thursday, February 25 at 3:00 PM in the Community Room with "Researching Education Policy in a Globalized World: Theoretical and Methodological Considerations."

His most recent book, Educating Boys: Beyond Structural Reform, was co-authored by Wayne Martino and Martin Mills.