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2021 Masters Dissertation Award Winners

Every year BERA recognises academic excellence and rigour in research by a Master of Education student. This underscores BERA’s commitment to developing capacity, advancing quality and methodological originality within the field of educational research. 

This year the BERA College of Reviewers have awarded the prize to

Simone Eringfeld for her dissertation “Reimagining the Post-Coronial University through Podcasting: Hopes and Fears for the Future of Higher Education after Covid-19″

The judges also gave commendations to

Jack Reed, for his dissertation “Wading in the Dark: Exploring the Place, Use and Impact of Fear within Outdoor Adventurous Education

Isabel Kemnper, for her dissertation “School Councils: Democratic forums or exclusive clubs?

 

Congratulations to all winners

2021 Masters Dissertation Prize Winner

Simone Eringfeld

University of Cambridge

Simone Eringfeld is the winner of the 2021 BERA Master's Dissertation Award for her dissertation "Reimagining the Post-Coronial University through Podcasting: Hopes and Fears for the Future of Higher Education after Covid-19" You can read her...

2021 Masters Dissertation Judges Commendations

Jack Reed

University of Edinburgh

Jack completed an MSc in Outdoor Education at the University of Edinburgh in January 2020. He began a PhD at the University of Edinburgh in October 2020 researching the influence of mobile devices and social media on the transfer of learning in...

Isabel Kempner

Isabel Kemper received a judges commendation for the 2021 Masters Dissertation Award for her dissertation "School Councils: Democratic forums or exclusive clubs" The abstract for her dissertation is below: School Councils: Democratic Forums or...