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Dr Emma Wainwright

Dr Emma Wainwright
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Membership and affiliation

Fellowships/ membership

Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society/Institute of British Geographers

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Member of the British Sociological Association

Member of the British Educational Research Association

Member of Royal Scottish Geographical Society

Responsibilities

Co-editor of the British Educational Research Journal (2018-2023)

Member of the ESRC Peer Review College (2010-2019)

External Examiner, MA Education, Cardiff University (2019-2022)

External Examiner, BA/BSc Geography, University of Hertdordshire (2019-2022)

External Examiner, BA/BSc Geography, Newcastle University (2015-18)

Regular peer reviewer for Journals including British Educational Research Journal, Environment and Planning A, Geoforum, Gender, Place and Culture, Social and Cultural Geography and Area

Impact, Outreach and Knowledge Exchange

Impact case study (REF 21) for Education - based on research with housing associations in London and the South East. 

2019 - First-in-family students and social mobility:

https://www.brunel.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/articles/Families-key-to-unlocking-social-mobility

2018 - Housing Associations and financial capability:

https://www.fincap.org.uk/en/evaluations/evaluation-of-the-dosh-financial-capability-programme

https://www.brunel.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/articles/DOSH-stops-money-struggles-for-social-housing-tenants

2018 - Widening particpation students:

https://www.heacademy.ac.uk/blog-entry/successful-students-exploring-factors-encourage-and-enable-students-widening

https://www.brunel.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/articles/Sense-of-community-keeps-Widening-Participation-students-in-university-report-finds

2017 - Sport, training and employment:

https://www.streetleague.co.uk/news/an-independent-evaluation-of-street-league-brunel-university

https://www.brunel.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/articles/Football-and-dance-help-deprived-young-people-get-jobs

2017 - Housing Associations and welfare support:

https://www.24housing.co.uk/news/housing-associations-human-touch-holds-lives-together/

https://www.brunel.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/articles/Housing-associations%27-human-touch-holds-lives-together

2016 - Housing Associations and training-for-work:

https://www.24housing.co.uk/news/has-better-than-job-centres-for-jobs/  

https://www.brunel.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/articles/Housing-Associations-outstrip-job-centres-at-helping-tenants-find-work

2015 - Geographical Magazine: Geography, geographers and university

http://geographical.co.uk/opinion/item/829-outside-edge