School of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences

Preliminary content and schedule

6 May 9.00-17.00 

  • Introduction 
    What is special educational needs research at Örebro University?
  • Introductions
  • Keynote Julie Allan
  • Presentations - parallel sessions if there are many participants
  • Keynote Michela Vogt
  • Presentations - parallel sessions if there are many participants

Keynotes

Julie Allan, professor in inclusion and Equity, Birmingham UniversityJulie Allan2.jpg

Julie Allan is Head of the School of Education and Professor of Equity and Inclusion. Her work encompasses inclusive education, disability studies and children’s rights and is both empirical and theoretical. She has a particular interest in educational theory and the insights offered through poststructural and social capital analyses. Julie has been advisor to the Scottish Parliament, the Welsh Assembly and the Dutch and Queensland Governments and has worked extensively with the Council of Europe.

Michaela Vogt, juniorprofessor on University of Bielefeld2.jpeg