Kayden Schumacher

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Kayden Schumacher is an enthusiastic PhD scholar, researcher, lecturer and school counsellor, with passion, curiosity, empathy, a diverse educational background and motivation to make a difference, specifically involving gender, sexuality and feminism in education, research, and social sciences. Kayden is currently working on a studentship in the Centre for Global Learning at Coventry University, UK with research focusing on transgender and gender diverse student’s experiences in the English education system. Kayden is a Sexualities and Gender special interest group convenor for the British Educational Research Association, a member of the AtGender Board, is an ambassador for Trans In The City, a PGR Representative for the Centre for Global Learning and has co-created a Gender Research Network for postgraduate researchers in the West Midlands. Kayden was a double degree and dual-sport NCAA athlete in their undergraduate, and has gone on to earn two masters degrees in social psychology and education respectively. Kayden has taught psychology undergraduate and masters students about gender, sexuality, mental and physical health, and research methods, has worked as a school counsellor across all levels within the Midwestern, USA, and is a proudly married transgender and sexually fluid person.

Research Interests

Cultural-Competence, Affirmation and Inclusivity; Transgender and Gender diversity; Mental and Physical Health; Education and Educational Institutions; Internationalisation and Policy; Theoretical Underpinnings of Power, Control, Surveillance, and Femininst Perspectives.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality

Education/Academic qualification

Education: School Counseling, MSc, Master of Science in Education: School Counseling, Concordia University, Wisconsin

10 Dec 201711 May 2019

Award Date: 11 May 2019

Social and Applied Psychology, MSc, “LGBT Discrimination and Bystander Intervention: A Behavioural Study in Stepping up” , University of Kent

1 Sept 201612 Sept 2017

Award Date: 16 Sept 2017

Psychology and Gender Studies, Degree, Bachelor of Arts , Lawrence University

1 Sept 201211 May 2016

Award Date: 11 Jun 2016


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