Senior Lecturer at the School of Education, University of Huddersfield

Shamim Miah is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Education. He is the author of Muslims, Schooling and the Question of Self-Segregation (Palgrave). Shamim’s research focuses on the framing of race, religion in educational policy. His research interests draw upon both empirical and also theoretical approaches to the study of public policy.

He has also contributed towards chapters in books, reports and also various peer reviewed journals. Shamim is also a co-SIG convener (Race and Ethnicity) for BERA (British Educational Research Association.

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Project information

As part of its activities, CREST identifies and funds innovative and forward-looking economic, behavioural and social science research that contributes to our understanding of contemporary security threats.

Shamim Miah is part of CREST funded commissioned project: Community Reporting Of Violent Extremist Activity And Involvement In Foreign Conflict. Read more about this project here.

Recent publications

Miah, S. (2015) Muslims, Schooling and the Question of Self-segregation. Basingstoke: Palgrave.
Miah, S. (2013) ‘Prevent’ing Education: Anti-Muslim Racism and the War on Terror in Schools. In Nisha Kapoor, Virinder Kalra and James Rhodes (eds) The State of Race. Basingstoke: Palgrave.
Miah, S. (2015) The Groomers and the Question of Race Identity Papers: Journal of British and Irish Studies, 1 (1), pp. 54-66

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