Dr Karl Kitching

Reader in Education Policy and Research Impact Lead, School of Education, University of Birmingham

Karl joined the School of Education, University of Birmingham in June 2020 as a Reader in Education Policy.

He comes to Birmingham with significant experience as a teacher educator in Cork and Dublin, and his research focuses on challenging multiple inequalities in education, in childhood and in young people’s lives.

His most recent publications include the books Childhood, Religion and School Injustice (Cork University Press, 2020) and The Politics of Compulsive Education: Racism and Learner-Citizenship (Routledge 2014).

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