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Research Profile

Dr Kevin
Cook

Associate Lecturer (Env & Geog Science)

Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology

    • 2008- date Part-time lecturer – The University of Northampton
    • 1973-2008 Head of Department of Geography, St Mary’s University College, Twickenham
    • 1971-1983 PhD Agricultural Change in Hazara District Pakistan, Kings’ College University of London
    • 1967-1971 BSc Geography (2.1), King’s College University of London
    • 1965-1967 Voluntary Service Overseas, Burn Hall School, Abbottabad, Pakistan
    • 1962-1965 Teachers’ Certificate St Mary’s College, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham

    Memberships

    • Chair of Governors, Hampton Junior School, Middlesex
    • Chair of the Geographical Association’s International Working Group
    • Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers
    • Member of the Geographical Association
    • GEO1010 Geography and Development 1
    • GEO2006 Geography and Development 2
    • GEO4002/7 Human Geography Project/Dissertation
  • Research projects:

    • The role of women in community development in Machakos District Kenya

    Research interests:

    • Development issues
    • The global dimension in the school curriculum
    • Resources on distant places for the primary classroom