Department of Education

Lesley Nelson-Addy

PGCE & Professional Programmes Tutor in English Education

Lesley Nelson-Addy is a PGCE English Curriculum Tutor and is also a Supervisor on the Masters in Learning and Teaching course, following her completion of her MSc in 2018.

Lesley is currently completing her DPhil in Education and she is looking at the experiences of Black British students who study English Literature at elite institutions across the UK. Lesley taught Secondary English in Oxfordshire for five years, following her PGCE at Oxford University.


Nelson-Addy, L., Dingwall, N., Elliott.V. & Thompson, I. (2018) ‘Back to the future: the restoration of canon and the backlash against multiculturalism in secondary English curricula’ in Goodwyn, A., Durrant, C., Sawyer, W., Zancanella, D. & Scherff, L. (eds.) The Future of Englishteaching worldwide and its histories: celebrating 50 years from the Dartmouth conference (London:Routledge).

  • Subjects Taught

    MSc Learning and Teaching