Kirsty Wilson

Colleges, School and Institutes

Education/Academic qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Warwick University

    Mathematics Education

    2001 - 2008
  • Master of Arts, Warwick University

    Educational Studies - Mathematics Education

    2000 - 2001
  • Bachelor of Education, University of Cambridge, Homerton College

    Primary Education and Mathematics

    1993 - 1997

Professional Qualifications

  • Senior Fellow, Higher Education Academy, SFHEA


Willingness to take PhD students


PhD projects

Dr Wilson can supervise doctoral researchers in the following areas:

Mathematics education, particularly
• Early algebraic thinking and early understanding of number
• The relationship between teachers’ practices and pupils’ evolving meanings
• What teachers attend to, and the role of subject knowledge and experience
• Primary teacher education, including mathematics specialist teacher education
• Pedagogy, including the 'mastery' approach