Head of the Division of Criminology, Politics and Sociology Dr Pete Woodcock offers advice to new students on coming to university.
Dr Deborah Allcock, Professor Jill Johnes and Dr Swati Virmani have been investigating the drivers behind the increases in university vice-chancellors’ pay. Here Dr Allcock explains the research, its outcomes and the possible consequences for the future.
Kevin Rowles is an affiliate of the University of Huddersfield. He comments on the BBC news story which reports the Labour Party has proposed to invest more than £20billion into schools by 2022. He explains how they will find this money and where this might cause problems.
A shark bit off the rest of me. photographyfirm/Shutterstock Dr Paige Davis, is a Senior Lecturer and a Vygotskian and a Developmental Psychologist at the University of Huddersfield. In an article published on The Conversation she explains how a child’s sense of humour develops.
Professor Jim McAuley is a leading authority on politics and the Troubles in Northern Ireland. Here, in an opinion piece published in the Yorkshire Post, he talks about the life of Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness who died yesterday. He was also the former education minister and deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland.