Emily Cousens

  • PhD Researcher, Lecturer and Associate of the Centre of Diversity Policy Research and Practice

    Emily worked for the Centre as a Research Assistant between February 2016 and June 2017. She in the final year of her PhD which explores feminism and vulnerability. She has written on related matters for mainstream publications such as The Independent and has also appeared on radio discussing applications of her research.

    Emily lectures in Politics at Oxford Brookes and is the Founder of the Free School of Critical Feminisms, an intimate feminist summer school that charges no fees.

    Prior to joining Oxford Brookes, Emily completed both her BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics and MA in Women’s Studies at the University of Oxford. Emily is an experienced researcher, having worked in this role for community and policy organisations.