Michele Schweisfurth

Michele Schweisfurth is Professor of Comparative and International Education at the University of Glasgow. Michele held a number of BAICE Executive positions while in her previous job at the University of Birmingham, including Ordinary Member, Membership Secretary, Secretary, Vice-Chair and Chair (2010-2012). She is also former editor of the journal Comparative Education and former Chair of Trustees of UKFIET, the Education and Development Forum.  She was based at DFID/FCDO as a Senior Research Fellow from 2018-2021.  Her primary research interest is comparative pedagogy, situated within global crisis narratives and travelling ‘best practice’ solutions.

BAICE Role: BAICE President 2023 - 2024
Conference 2022 Role: BAICE Co-Opted Exec Member (Conference Expertise)

Bio: https://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/education/staff/micheleschweisfurth/