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Research Profile

Prof Valerie Walkerdine 

Career Profile

Other appointments and positions:

  • Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts
  • Visiting Professor Kings College,  London University, 1999
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor School of Education University of Stockholm, 2001
  • Visiting Professor Gender Centre London School of Economics 2000-2003
  • Visiting Adjunct Professor University of Western Sydney 2003 - date

Awards and Prizes

  • ‘Valerie Walkerdine Prize’ awarded  for best work  on gender, School of Education, Stockholm University – awarded annually, beginning 2006

Teaching Profile

Graduate Supervision:

  • Subjectivity
  • Psychosocial studies and critical psychology
  • Gender and class
  • Work, globalisation, regeneration, community
  • New media and embodiment
  • Cultural theory and affect