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School of Education

Staff Profile

Dr Hazel Donkin

Teaching Fellow in the School of Education

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Dr Hazel Donkin completed her postgraduate studies in French Surrealism in 2010 and joined Durham University as a Teaching Fellow. 
Dr Donkin contributes to all of the History of Art modules run by the School of Education, as well as the MA Culture and Difference course run by the Modern Languages and Cultures department. Dr Donkin is a member of the Steering Committee of the post-graduate Centre for Visual Arts and Cultures (CVAC) and is the SCR Arts Secretary at University College. She is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy and is currently the Visual Arts editor of the Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. 
Dr Donkin's research interest is in the field of Surrealism. She would welcome applications from potential PhD candidates interested in research in visual culture of inter-war France and in all areas of Surrealism.



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