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Emeritus Professor of Sociology of Education and Lifelong Learning at the University of Nottingham, UK


Sociology of education with an emphasis on higher education and lifelong learning; the university as an institution; educational inequalities and social justice; school-to-work transition; giving for education

Boyadjieva, P. (2022). (Un)avoidable clash: Higher education at the altar of its missions and rankings. In: Parreira do Amaral, M. and Thompson, Ch. (Eds.). Geopolitical Transformations in Higher Education. Imagining, Fabricating and Contesting Innovation, Springer, pp. 125–142.
Boyadjieva P., & Ilieva-Trichkova P. (2022). Does participation in non-formal adult education matter for individual subjective well-being as a multidimensional functioning? European Educational Research Journal, online first – 6.10.2022.
Boyadjieva, P. Orr, K. (2022). University as a cathedral: lifelong learning and the role of the university in the European context. International Journal of Lifelong Education, 41 (6): 615–633.