Skip to content


Sally Patfield, Dr

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University of Newcastle

Sally Patfield is a postdoctoral research fellow with the Teachers and Teaching Research Centre at the University of Newcastle, Australia. Sally has more than 15 years’ experience working in various educational contexts, including as a primary teacher in New South Wales public schools and across professional and academic roles in higher education. Sally’s research focuses on the sociology of education, social inequalities and educational transitions.

Sally Patfield's contributions