Dr Helen Young
Telephone:020 7815 5451
School/Division:Law and Social Sciences / Education
Dr Helen Young joined London South Bank University (LSBU) in August 2016 from the UCL Institute of Education. She is a Senior Lecturer in Education and teaches on the BA Education Studies and the EdD.
Dr Young conducts research in sociology of education, particularly education policy.
Prior to working in universities, Dr Young worked in formal and informal education in the UK and Kenya with a focus on democracy.
Dr Young teaches on the BA (Hons) Education Studies and the EdD.
Dr Young’s research interests include:
- Sociology of education
- Education policy
- Privatisation and academies
- Democracy and citizenship
- Governing and governance
Find out more about Dr Young's research.
Dr Young is an Associate of the Higher Education Academy and a member of the Society for Research in Higher Education.