Amy Pressland's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

Chapter
This chapter draws together the the principal themes of this book by providing a summary of the book's contributors' chapters. Here we revisit ideas around neoliberalism, the changing academy, early career researchers and the challenges faced particuarly by feminist academics in light of exponential changes to how universities operate globally. Fem...
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This book comes at a time of dramatic change in higher education (HE) around the globe; some of the fundamental principles underpinning HE are being questioned, forcing academics and the wider public to begin to ask what higher education is for and what the purpose of research is in society at large (for example, Collini 2012; Small 2013), as well...

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... The tensions between the traditional academic and digital scholarship 'habitus' and identities have been intensified with a growing crisis in the neoliberal academic job market, where the security of academics, especially 'early careers' , becomes increasingly precarious (Thwaites & Pressland, 2017). Without an anchor of stability, fewer academics seem to take a path deviating from the longstanding logic of doing, thinking and being in academia. ...