The Gender Assembly

Professor Jessica Ringrose

Professor of Sociology of Gender and Education, UCL Institute of Education

Professor Jessica Ringrose

Professor of Sociology of Gender and Education, UCL Institute of Education

Biography

Jessica Ringrose is Professor of Sociology of Gender and Education at the UCL Institute of Education (London, UK) and the co-Chair of the International Gender and Education Association http://www.genderandeducation.com.  Her research explores young people’s digitally networked gender and sexual cultures; and how UK schools are meeting the challenge of gender and sexual rights and equality. Her books include: Post-Feminist Education? Girls and the sexual politics of schooling (Routledge, 2013); Children, Sexuality and Sexualisation (Palgrave, 2015, co-edited with Emma Renold and Danielle Egan). Her new book: Digital Feminist Activism: Girls and Women Fight back against Rape Culture (Oxford University Press, co-authored with Dr Kaitlynn Mendes and Dr Jessalynn Keller) will be out in 2018.

All sessions by Professor Jessica Ringrose