Marion MacLellan

Lecturer in Development Studies

 

School of Energy, Construction and Environment
FACULTY OF ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENT AND COMPUTING
Coventry University
Priory Street
Coventry
CV1 5FB

 

George Eliot Building
Room: GE414
 
Qualifications:
  • Ph.D., Child headed households in Rwanda: challenges of definition and livelihood needs
  • M.A., Third World Studies, Coventry University
  • P.G.C.E., University of Wales, Aberystwyth
  • B.A (Hons), French and Music, University of Wales, Aberystwyth
Research Interests:

  • African studies
  • Post-conflict societies
  • Children and orphans
  • AIDS
  • Politics
  • Post-conflict reconstruction
  • Disaster management
  • Resilience
Selected Professional Activities:

  • Member of Member of Centre for Disaster Management research group, currently working on: CPD for Chinese government planned for September 2012; a Proposal for evaluation of Taiwanese government reconstruction project in Haiti, 2013
  • Member of the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Applied Research Group
  • Member of the African Studies Centre
Teaching:

  • Currently module leader for three modules in 2nd and 3rd year
  • Teaching on four other undergraduate and postgraduate modules, including research skills
Other Responsibilities:

  • Supervision of undergraduate and post graduate dissertations
  • PhD supervisor
  • Leader of final year field course to The Gambia
  • Personal tutor
  • Associate programme manager for Direct Entry Students
Coventry University No.1 Modern University No.1 Modern University in the Midlands
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021