Ms Vanessa Dodd

Position: Researcher

College: College of Education

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I am a Researcher at the International Centre for Guidance Studies. I am a trained social science researcher in qualitative and quantitative methods. I have worked on various projects for non-profit organisations at both the local and international level. My research interests are wide ranging and include community development, globalisation, visual sociology, social capital and its linkages to career development, careers policy in general, and career transitions and wellbeing.


Undergraduate Qualifications

  • BA Sociology, Clemson University, USA

Postgraduate Qualifications

  • MS Applied Sociology, Clemson University, USA

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Campus: Kedleston Road site, Derby Campus