Dr Beverley Goring is a Lecturer in London South Bank University's (LSBU) Division of Social Sciences in the School of Law and Social Sciences. She specialises in Education for Sustainability, which forms the core of her current teaching.
She has wide experience of teaching, firstly in further education colleges, working specifically with 'second chance' mature students. At LSBU, she has taught on the University Foundation course and a range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in education, sociology, social policy and development studies. She was formerly Senior Research Administrator in the Faculty of Arts and Human Sciences, and coordinated the PhD programme.
Dr Goring’s research interests are in gender and education, development and poverty alleviation, race and migration, and education and home-school relations. Her doctoral thesis examined African-Caribbean parents’ perspectives on education and schooling, and the strategies parents adopted in response to their children’s experiences of the education system in UK schools. She has a keen interest in self-help community education and has taught in the supplementary Saturday school sector for over twenty years.
She is a Member of the British Sociological Association, British Educational Research Association and UN Women. She is also an Education Consultant and works as a Coach and Mentor to young people.
LSBU drama alumna, Anna Leckey, profiled by The Times
4 September 2019
Drama graduates perform at Kingston's International Youth Arts Fringe Festival
8 July 2019
Creative Technologies students celebrate work at End of Year Show
14 June 2019
LSBU hosts British Journalism Training Council conference
15 May 2019
Chris Skidmore, Minister of State for Universities, visits LSBU’s School of Arts and Creative Industries
10 April 2019
LSBU Journalism students launch 'Paint London Green' anti-air pollution campaign
10 April 2019
LSBU Journalism students to team up with innovative start-up Fighthoax
6 March 2019
LSBU graduate wins big at the RTS London Student Awards
22 February 2019
Hollywood actor David Oyelowo awarded honorary doctorate by London South Bank University
15 October 2018