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Alan Hutchison is Senor Lecturer in Education.

Areas of expertise

  • Wellbeing and happiness in education
  • Educational research methods


Chapters in edited books

  • Hutchison A. (2009), Wellbeing and education, IN, Gibson, S. and Haynes, J. (eds.), Perspectives on Participation and Inclusion: Engaging Education, London: Continuum.

Peer-reviewed journal articles

  • Hutchison, A. and Rea, T. (2011), Transformative learning and identity formation on the 'Smiling Coast' of west Africa, Teaching and Teacher Education, Vol. 27 (3).
  • Bell, J., Hutchison, A., Rea, T. and Richards, P. (2012), Transformative Pedagogies and the Professional Learning of Educators, European Dimension in Education and Teaching, Vol 4. Schneider Verlag Hohengehren.
  • Hutchison, A. (2012), The ethics of consent and classroom-based research, BERA Research Intelligence.


  • Hutchison, A. & Rea, T. (2011), The ethics of classroom ethnography. Paper presented at Oxford Ethnography and Education Conference, New College, Oxford.    
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