GlobalEd is honored to announce the appointment of Prof. M.I. Kamlongera as the inaugural Faculty Lead in Decolonization of Epistemology and Research Methods. Kamlongera will begin her appointment in 2024.
The Faculty Lead role is a new position devoted to the advancement of a special topic or knowledge area. In this role, Kamlongera will develop and offer an online seminar on the topic as well as produce new thought leadership on decolonization of international education. A second Faculty Lead call for applications has been announced.
Kamlongera is currently an Early Career Research Fellow with GlobalEd. She holds a PhD in Educational Sciences for Teacher Education from Oslo Metropolitan University in Norway, an MA in Communication and Development, and an M.Ed Critical Studies from Ohio University. Her academic interests include exploring critical approaches to research within the fields of gender, media, and development. Her research efforts are geared towards a decolonial approach to telling narratives and creating knowledge together with marginalized groups.