Bronwyn Wood

Bronwyn Wood Centre for Urban Youth Research

Bronwyn Wood is a Senior Lecturer in Education at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. Her research interests centre on issues relating to youth politics and citizenship participation and the ways that young people understand and experience both formal and informal modes of citizenship participation and how education mediates this. Her recent research focuses on experiences of belonging and citizenship for young people growing up in some of New Zealand's most culturally diverse communities.

She is an Editor of the journal Theory, Research and Social Education and has published in many journals including Emotion, Space and SocietyPolitical GeographyTeaching and Teacher Education and the Journal of Youth Studies.