Eve Mayes

Eve Mayes is a Senior Lecturer in Pedagogy and Curriculum and currently an Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow (2020-2021) at Deakin University. Her research problematises ‘experiences’ of educational institutions through ethnographic, participatory and arts-based research experimentation with issues of ‘voice’, affect, space and materiality. Her current work is exploring school students’ participation in the transnational Student Strike for Climate (or Fridays for Future) movement, schools’ responses to the strikes, and media representations of the student strikers. Eve was previously an English and English as a Second Language teacher and head teacher in government secondary schools.