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Name Dr Lisa Lucas
Job title Senior Lecturer in Education
Department School of Education University of Bristol
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Qualifications BA (Hons), MA(York), PhD(Warw)
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Keywords Sociology of higher education
higher education
university research evaluation and funding
the links between research and teaching in higher education
postgraduate education
research and teaching
Areas of expertise Research Interests

Sociology of Higher Education, International Comparisons of Systems of University Research Evaluation and Funding, The Link Between Research and Teaching in Higher Education, Postgraduate Education, Qualitative Research Methodology


I joined the Graduate School of Education in October 2002. I am the Director of the MSc in Educational Research and I co-ordinate research methods courses on the Bristol and Hong Kong MEd programmes. I am also Deputy Director of Teaching, Learning and Assessment.

My most recent research projects include, a Higher Education Academy (HEA) study looking at the links between research and teaching in higher education. I am author of The Research Game in Academic Life, published in 2006 by SRHE/Open University Press and Academic Research and Researchers (2009), edited with Angela Brew and also published by SRHE/Open University Press.