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danielle white

  • PhD Education
  • Researcher
  • University of Manchester
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Research interests

Identity; transition; young people; participatory research; place; post industrial location; class; school cultures; working class cultures; learning cultures; labour market change


I come from a youth work background having completed a BA Hons in Youth and Community Work at undergraduate level. Since i have worked for various public, private and charitable organisations with a youth focus, specifically disadvantaged young people. These include Connexions, Manchester Youth Service and Manchester Metropolitan University as well as intern-ships in Hungary (4 months) and Chicago, USA (7 months). I have also carried out a number of community audits / participatory research on a freelance bases for organisations such as New Deal for Communities and the Youth Service. More recently i have studied International Development Policy and Management at Masters level at Manchester University and am now working towards my Phd in Education.


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Professional experience


University of Manchester

December 2009 - Present

PhD Student

School of Education, University of Manchester

September 2009 - Present


MA Social Policy Social Development

Institute for Development Policy & Management, The University of Manchester

September 2008 - September 2009(a year)