Dr Laura-Lee Marriott

Laura-Lee Marriott

Position: Senior Lecturer in Education Studies

College: College of Education

Department: Education and Childhood

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  • Senior Lecturer in Education Studies
  • Assistant Programme Leader PG Cert HE

Teaching responsibilities

Module Leader: 

  • Learning and Motivation (level 6), Engaging with Digital Learning (level 5)
  • Cert HE: Principles and Competences, The Application of the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Lecturer as Researcher

Professional interests

  • Technology Enhanced Learning/Technoliteracies
  • Higher Education: the student/academic interaction
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Politics of Education
  • Widening participation

Research interests

Philosophical and sociological notions of the academic identity in post-1992 HE and its implications for the professionalization of HE teaching

Doctoral Thesis: Degrees of Virtue: inculating a professional academic habitus in the field of post-1992 Higher Education

Previous HE student work:

  • Degrees of Isolation: Distance learners
  • Degrees of Preparedness: Access learners
  • Degrees of Equity: Mature learners

Membership of professional bodies

Fellow Higher Education Academy


  • BA (Hons) Education Studies with Applied Studies: First class
  • PG Cert HE
  • PhD: Professionalization of HE Teachers

Recent publications

  • Duval, L-L. (2011) Literacy learning in a postmodern world In Walkup, V. (2011) (Ed) Exploring Education StudiesEssex: Pearson Education Limited
  • Duval, L-L. (2011) Engaging with innovative practice In Walkup, V. (Ed) (2011) Exploring Education Studies Essex: Pearson Education Limited

Recent conferences

  • 2006 -2010: Learning Teaching and Assessment Conference, University of Derby
  • 2007-2010: British Education Studies Association Annual Conference
  • 2006 LTA Nottingham Trent University

Experience in industry

Advertising, Retail, Ergonomics, Recruitment Management, Charity Trustee

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