Staff profile

Dr Anne Luke

Senior Lecturer in Childhood Studies


College of Arts, Humanities and Education


Kedleston Road, Derby Campus



Senior Lecturer in Early Childhood Studies and Co-ordinator of the Childhood Research Cluster.

Teaching responsibilities

BA and MA Courses in International and global perspectives on childhood, sociology and politics of childhood, research methods, study skills, Postgraduate research supervision.

Research interests

Membership of professional bodies


Recent conferences

International experience

Research field work in Cuba; training of postgraduate students in Madrid; coordination of student placement visit to Milan; participation in international conferences in New York, Illinois, Zurich and Graz; fluent Spanish and proficient Italian and Portuguese.

Additional interests and activities

Doctoral supervision and the doctoral process; modern foreign languages; Latin American culture and history.

In the media

BBC Radio Derby discussing the death of Fidel Castro; December 2016

Recent publications