Your Student Representatives are responsible for bringing the student voice to the Executive Committee Meetings and organising Student Activities, including conferences and events that are tailored to students’ needs. Your Student Representatives are:
Bukola is a PhD candidate at the Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET) at The Open University, UK, where she explores the perspectives and practices of families around schooling in rural Sub-Saharan Africa. Her broader research interests include rural teaching; parental involvement; school leadership and management; and technical and vocation education and training in developing contexts. Prior to The Open University, Bukola led the research activities of international education interventions in various countries through the generation, review, processing and analysis of complex data; designed and implemented interventions; and advocated for effective public service delivery with high-level government stakeholders. Her experience spans Sub-Saharan Africa, South America and North America.
Emma is a PhD candidate in the Department of Education and a Research Associate at the Centre of Applied Human Rights at the University of York. Her work focuses on higher education and marginalised groups and the protection of knowledge. She is particularly interested in collaborative research approaches and digital storytelling. Emma has been a member of BAICE since 2015 and co-convened the BAICE conference in 2018.
Dorothy Ferary is a PhD student and a Teaching Fellow at the UCL Institute of Education (IoE). Her PhD research is on the impact of higher education on women’s capabilities. Her general research interests include gender and development, history of education, and youth and globalisation. She was a visiting scholar at the University of the Free State (South Africa). She was a recipient of REACH International Youth Scholarship (USA), Linnaeus-Palme Scholarship (Sweden), and LPDP Scholarship (Indonesia). Prior to her work in academia, she was a National Programme Manager for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Indonesia.