Building Research Capacity

GeogEd is launching a new series of online gatherings, once a term, to hear from Geography and Education researchers.

FrequencyOne speaker per academic term  
Format• 30 mins presentation
• 30 mins Q&A from the audience 
Target AudienceResearchers engaged in both the fields of geography and education 
Topics(1) Equity in research partnerships and collaborations
(2) Benefits of working across academic communities 
(3) Opportunities and challenges in securing research funding  


Spring 2022 | Apr 27, 02:00 PM – Professor Johanna Waters

Our first guest is Johanna Waters, a Professor of Human Geography at the UCL, London. Her research has made significant contributions – in books, journal articles, teaching and mentorship – to the geographies of education particularly in the area of mobilities in education. Johanna has worked individually and through long-term collaborations with colleagues such as Professor Rachel Brooks and Professor Maggi Leung. Following a presentation there will be an opportunity for Q&A and discussion.

Future Research Capacity Events:

There are no upcoming events.


Matt Finn –

Joshua Ee –

Contact Joshua Ee for the Zoom link or if you would like to recommend a speaker for the GeogEd Sessions.