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Adult education educator

Julia Preece, British adult education educator. Recipient award, British Academy Funded African Partnerships, since 2006. Member of British Association International Comparative Education (president 2006-2008), International Journal Widening Participation and Lifelong Learning, Journal Trans Formative Education, Higher Education Quarterly, Compare, International Journal Lifelong Education.

Background

Preece, Julia was born on July 17, 1952 in Singapore. Daughter of Peter and Barbara Preece.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Lancaster, England. Master of Education, University Warwick. Bachelor of Philosophy, University Birmingham.

Career

Lecturer University Lancaster, England, 1994—1998, University Surrey, Guildford, England, 1998—2000. Senior lecturer University Botswana, Gaborone, 2000—2004. Adult and lifelong education professor University Glasgow, England, 2004—2007, honorary senior research fellow, since 2007.

Adult education professor National University Lesotho, Maseru, since 2007.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Combating Social Exclusion in University Adult Education. Co-author (book) Nurturing Social Capital in Excluded Communities, Perceptions of Citizenship Responsibility Amongst Botswana Youth, co-editor (lead editor) Adult Education and Poverty Reduction. Editor: (book) Beyond the Boundaries: widening participation in higher education.

      Co-editor (book) Educational Research for Sustainable Development.

Membership

Member of British Association International Comparative Education (president 2006-2008), International Journal Widening Participation and Lifelong Learning, Journal Trans Formative Education, Higher Education Quarterly, Compare, International Journal Lifelong Education.

Connections

father:
Peter Preece

mother:
Barbara Preece