Dr Ridwanah Gurjee
School of Social Work, Care and Community
Ridwanah - known as Riz - is Academic Lead for subjects in Community Leadership and Children, Schools and Families. Riz also leads the International activities within the school and has developed her specialism of peer mentoring, globally, with UCLan Students and young people from the Agadir Orphanage Centre in Morocco. In recognition of the contribution to teaching, Riz is a National Teaching Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Riz also supervises postgraduate research and supports students in leading their own independent community research projects.