FCF Project First PhD Student, Anjali Thomas, Passes her Viva and is Awarded ECF IAS Fellowship
Anjali Thomas has successfully passed her PhD examination, and is now completing corrections suggested by her examiners. The doctoral thesis, which constitutes Phase 2 of the 5-year project, is entitled ‘the role of families in the gendered educational trajectories of undergraduate students in Haryana, India’. The examiners were Prof. Ann-Marie Bathmaker and Dr. Pontso Moorosi. The examiners engaged in a rich and robust discussion with Anjali and noted the value and originality of her study as a contribution to the field. Anjali has also been awarded an Early Career Fellowship (ECF) from the University of Warwick’s Institute of Advanced Study (IAS), which is a competitive postdoctoral funding award, during which she will be working on publications and developing her academic career.