Pat Thomson is Professor of Education in the School of Education, The University of Nottingham. Her research is centred primarily on how schools might change to be more engaging and meaningful for more children and young people. She mostly researches the arts, creativity and other kinds of experiential approaches in school and community settings, including galleries and museums. Much of this research has been conducted with her colleague Professor Christine Hall. She also has a long-term partnership with Tate Learning. She also works in researcher education and, together with Professor Barbara Kamler, researches and writes about the writing that scholars want to, and must, do.
She is currently Director of the Centre for Advanced Studies in the faculties of Arts and Social Sciences. She is Convenor of the Centre for Research in Arts, Creativity and Literacies.
She was a member of the first Routledge Education Arena Expert Panel.
YouTube pitch for a paper written for Discourse journal: hear the accent, this is what I look like!
Editorial interview:@ Educational Action Research Journal
Podcast with Ben from LitreviewHQ
A webinar with Pat talking about doctoral writing and literature work.
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