New site launched for Education Research Centre

lcyrA new website was launched today for the Leeds Centre for Interdisciplinary Childhood and Youth Research, which serves as a focus for research and innovation in the fields of the ‘new social studies’ of childhood and critical youth studies.

The Centre’s primary goal is to deliver internationally leading and cutting edge research with and about children and young people by forging multi- and interdisciplinary research collaborations amongst the social and natural sciences, arts and humanities.

The Director of the Centre is Professor Pia Christensen from the School of Education, and the Deputy Director is Professor Tracy Shildrick from the School of Sociology and Social Policy