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CfP: Ethics and Education Research


Friday, 30th January 2015

Lecture Theatre J, Lecture Theatre Block,

University of Surrey


This seminar, supported by the British Sociological Association’s Education Study Group, aims to bring together researchers, from all career stages, who are interested in exploring further the ethics of education research. We welcome papers that focus on any ethical issue(s) relating to conducting education research, including, but not limited to:

·         Ethical principles

·         The role of ethics committees

·         Regulatory frameworks

·         The ethics of research design

·         Ethical dilemmas in data collection

·         Working with funders and sponsors

·         Informed consent

·         The role of participants in research

·         Positionality and the role of the researcher

·         Dissemination

·         Variation in ethical principles and practices across place and space

The seminar will end with a wine reception, sponsored by Sage, to publicise the book ‘Ethics and Education Research’ which has been published recently.

Abstract Submission: Please send abstracts of up to 250 words by 30th November 2014 to Rachel Brooks at the University of

Registration: £35 standard price; £25 for PhD students and unwaged. To register, please follow the link on the conference webpage:

Conference organisers: Rachel Brooks (University of Surrey) and Meg Maguire (King’s College, London)

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