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Kathryn graduated with an MA in Education (Distinction) from University of Brighton (2016) and holds a first-class BA (Hons) in Dance Studies from Roehampton University (2010). Her Masters dissertation focused on the perceptions held by dance students as to the value of dance and its effect on life aspects, including education, relationships and wellbeing. Before starting her PhD, Kathryn was a Dance and Performing Arts teacher for four years, holds a PGCE (Dance) in Secondary Education and has lectured at University of Wolverhampton, University of Lincoln, University of Brighton and Coventry University. Kathryn is also an Executive Member on the board of the Society for Dance Research, and Dance HE.
Kathryn's research interests span inclusive dance, dance in education and exploring the value and impact of dance. The current focus of her AHRC-funded PhD research is on photography-based interventions located within the intersection between dance and disability, following on from an evaluation of People Dancing’s '11 Million Reasons to Dance’ project.
Education, MA, University of Brighton
PGCE Dance, Postgraduate Certificate, University of Brighton
Dance Studies, Degree, University of Roehampton