Department of Education

Pinar Kolancali

DPhil Student and Research Assistant

College Affiliation: Wolfson College

Pinar recently completed a master’s degree in child development and education in the department of education at the University of Oxford. She is currently doing a PhD.

Her thesis project focuses on the language development of Turkish-English speaking bilingual children in relation to home language and literacy environment. Her research aims to bridge Bourdieu’s cultural and economical capital theory with Bronfenbrenner’s ecological systems theory in explaining the impact of home environment on child development.

Follow Us