Melissa Jogie

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Melissa R. Jogie (PhD, MA Hons, Grad Dip Ed, BA Hons) is a Trinidadian-Australian who completed her PhD at the Australian National University in 2017. To learn more about her research visit for access to publications, current research, and public engagement.

Research projects

Funded Grants:

2021/22: British Academy G7 COVID-19 Vaccine Engagement Grant (£88,016) | Principal Investigation | View information

2021/22: BERA Small Grants 'Race and Education' (£4,820) | Principal Investigator | View information

2022: Violence, Abuse and Mental Health Network (VAMHN) 'Intervention' Grant, UKRI (£24,996) | Principal Investigator | View information

2022: The British Academy & The Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei (UK-Italy Knowledge Frontiers Symposium on Inequalities)

2021: BIG South London Innovation Voucher Scheme (£4,829) | Principal Investigator | View information

2021: Southlands Methodist Trust Grant (£3,485) | Principal Investigator | View information

2021: UKLA Literacy Association Research Grant (£2,660) | Principal Investigator | View information

2021: Research England QR Strategic Priorities Fund (£3,926) | Principal Investigator | View information

2020: Church of England Grant (£40,000) View information

2020: British Academy Grant (£4,000) View information

2019: British Academy & Australia Academy of Humanities (UK-Australia Knowledge Frontiers Forum, on The Future of the Humanities and Social Science Research, Brisbane) View information


Academic | International Awards:

  • Academic Lecturer Award (Shortlisted), RSU Roehampton University, 2020
  • Diversifying Leadership Award: Advance HE, 2020
  • 'Best Paper Award' Finalist: Australian Educational Researcher Journal for 'Desperate Shadows of Belonging', 2015
  • 'Outstanding Presentation Award': EU Graduate Conference, RMIT University, Melbourne, 2014
  • 'Best Presentation Award': School of Social Sciences, University of Hong Kong, 2013



Twitter: @Mjple

External positions

Director, Diversifying Leadership Programme, Advance HE

BERA SIG Convenor, Comparative and International Education, British Educational Research Association

BERA Engagement Committee Member, British Educational Research Association


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