Alison MacKenzie


Alison MacKenzie is a Senior Lecturer at Queen’s University Belfast (and former secondary school teacher in Scotland). She is the Programme Director for the master’s programme in Special Educational Needs and Inclusion, and former Director of the Postgraduate Certificate in Teacher Education at Queen’s University. Her research interest and publications are primarily concerned with social injustice, which she examines through epistemic injustice, epistemology of deceit and ignorance, feminism, and the Capabilities Approach; she also has a keen interest in Bourdieu’s sociological analysis of inequality. Alison has been nominated, short-listed for, and won numerous awards related to her teaching and supervision.