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Dr Lauren Hammond


Lecturer in Teacher Education, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom



Lauren Hammond is Lecturer in Teacher Education at Moray House School of Education and Sport, University of Edinburgh. Prior to this, Lauren worked as a secondary school geography teacher in the UK and Singapore, before working at IOE, UCL’s Faculty of Education and Society for eight years. At IOE, Lauren worked in teacher education, convened an undergraduate module for students in UCL’s geography department ‘geography education’, and supervised students at masters and doctoral levels.  Lauren is committed to researching with, and for, young people, and her research straddles the fields of children’s geographies, children’s rights, geography, and education. Lauren is Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (SFHEA) and Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS).



Children's geographies, geographies of education, geography education, teacher education, children's rights
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