Lucy Bailey is Associate Professor and Head of Education Studies at the Bahrain Teachers College at the University of Bahrain.
She is part of the BTC’s Leadership Centre and chairs the committee currently revising the pre-service teacher education curriculum. She was previously an Associate Professor at the University of Nottingham Malaysia, where she was programme coordinator for the MA Education.
Her research interests include parental involvement in education, and cultural constructions of gender. She has also written extensively about the internationalisation of education, including studies of various aspects of international schooling, the internationalisation of higher education, and the schooling of students who are refugees or asylum seekers.