MIE Building Evidence into Education (BEE) blog


Dr. Ola DemkowiczOla Demkowicz

Our Co-editor Ola Demkowicz is a Lecturer in Psychology of Education at the Manchester Institute of Education. Ola worked in early years education for a number of years before moving into educational research. Her research focuses on adolescent mental health, with a focus on risk and resilience, and she has a particular interest in how researchers can build stronger relationships with the education community.


Rebecca Grant

Our Co-editor Rebecca Grant is a PhD student at the Manchester Institute of Education. Her PhD research is about ways that secondary schools respond successfully to disadvantage. Before moving into research, Rebecca was a full-time English teacher at a school in Blackpool, and completed a Master’s dissertation project that looked at the relationship between education policy and practice.