School of Education and Sociology


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Dr Charlotte Meierdirk

  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: St George's Building, 141 High Street, Portsmouth PO1 2HY
  • Telephone: 023 9284 5257
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  • Department: School of Education and Sociology
  • Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Charlotte is Senior Lecturer in the School of Education and Childhood Studies. Responsibilities and duties include:

  • Course Leader MSc/ PG Dip/ PG Cert Educational Leadership and Management (Part time / Full time/ Distance learning)
  • Tutor for the BA Childhood Studies

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Unit coordinator for the following units on the MSc Educational Leadership and Management course:
  • Human Resource Management in Education
  • Decision Making in Education
  • Research Methods in Education
  • Dissertation
  • Dissertation supervision at both undergraduate and post graduate level
  • Reflective practice and Educational philosophy input on the PGCE courses


  • Reflective practice in Initial Teacher Education
  • Student teacher identities
  • Performance culture in Education
  • Professionalism of Teaching
  • Deep and surface learning at AS/A2 Business Studies
  • Mindsets and approaches to teaching and learning in Initial Teacher Education

Research profile

Explore my research profile, publications and activities on the Portsmouth Research Portal

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