Centre for Higher Education and Equity Research (CHEER)

Located within the Department of Education in the School of Education and Social Work, the research centre CHEER has been established to consolidate higher education research and scholarship at the University of Sussex.

CHEER's director is Professor Louise Morley.

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Date: Monday 25 March 2019
Time: 5-6.30pm
Venue: Room 143, Jubilee
Speaker: Dr Ibrar Bhatt, Queen’s University, Belfast
Title:Just Google It: Digital literacy and the epistemology of ignorance
Live, remote participation is available (from a few minutes before the start time of the session) at www.adobeconnect.sussex.ac.uk/bhatt



Date: Tuesday 9 April 2019
Time: 11-12.30pm
Venue: ACCA Cafe
Title: Liberatory Pedagogies Reading Group

This group will discuss Bell Hooks' 'Teaching to Transgress' (any chapter which has resonated with you)



Date: 2-3 May 2019
Title: Decolonisation and Research: Problematics, Challenges, Prospects and the Global South

Interested Sussex PhD researchers and postdocs are invited to participate in research training with Professor Mona Harb, Professor of Politics and Urban Studies at the American University of Beirut and Professor Gurminder Bhambra, Professor of Decolonial and Postcolonial studies at the University of Sussex.

The training has both a seminar element and a workshop component where researchers will have the chance to present their work to Professor Harb and receive feedback. 

This training is funded by the Sussex Doctoral School Researcher-Led Initiative fund and supported by the Sussex School of Law, Politics and Sociology.


Contact for queries


Louise Morley - image from videoHow to get women out of the "velvet ghetto"

Professor Louise Morley talks about the challenges and issues affecting women in leadership roles.

    CHEER leaflet 2017 cover    CHEER Annual Report 2017/18 cover



CHEER Director:
Professor Louise Morley
T: +44 (0)1273 876700
E: L.Morley@sussex.ac.uk

CHEER Co-Director:
Dr Emily Danvers
E: E.Danvers@sussex.ac.uk

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