Research

Research Areas
  • Career development theory 
  • Equality of opportunity in career choice
  • Inclusive practice in career guidance 
  • I am currently involved in research projects on domestic abuse and career guidance, and dementia and career guidance. 

PhD: Occupational Segregation in Apprenticeships: Career Decision Making Factors 
I am studying towards a PhD researching the career decision-making factors that contribute to gender segregation in apprenticeships. I am a doctoral student at Heriot-Watt University, and have been co-funded by the ESRCSkills Development Scotland and the University of the West of ScotlandI am supervised by Prof. Mike Danson (Professor of Enterprise at Heriot-Watt University) and Dr Jim Campbell (Glasgow Caledonian University).