Katie Ketcher Room 266 x 439

Mrs Katie Ketcher

Senior Lecturer

Course Leader (Programme Leader) for BA (Hons) Education Studies, EDI Committee, Athena Swan Representative, UEL Women’s Network 

Department of Early Childhood & Education , School of Education and Communities

I have now worked at UEL for nearly ten years within the Education and Communities academic department.  My background was within FE colleges, and working for the National Teaching Service.  I spent seven years working with children and families across the South-East as an Education & Community  Officer.  My previous experience includes advisory roles within local authorities, schools, social services and youth offending teams.


  • Doctoral Student
  • MSc Education Leadership
  • PGCert Teaching & Learning in Higher Education
  • BA (Hons) Education Studies

Areas Of Interest

My current research interests are within Student Experience, Co-collaborative Learning Spaces, care and ethic informed pedagogy.

I am also research active within the fields of parents in academia and parental,  and maternal voices.

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External roles

  • Vice-Chair School Governor
  • World Scout Youth Programme Leader


BA (Hons) Education Studies

Prepare to become a primary, secondary or further education teacher. Learn from practising teachers and participate in current debates on education.

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Module Leader:

  • ED3095 Mental Wealth, Academic and Professional Identity
  • ED4064 Exploring Social Worlds
  • ED4082 Youth Work Exploring Social Worlds
  • ED5030 Youth Work Social Justice and Identity