Associate Head (Research and Innovation) at University of Portsmouth
28 Oct 2019
Nikki Fairchild is the associate head (research and innovation) in the School of Education and Sociology at the University of Portsmouth. Her teaching and research explore professionalism, leadership, pedagogy and practice in early child education and care (ECEC). Her research has been articulated in her articles on curriculum, leadership, emotional labour, gender and teacher training. It includes an ongoing project which has given her the opportunity to explore posthuman subjectivity and places-spaces in ECEC classrooms and gardens.