Maycock, Matthew


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Matthew Maycock, PhD, is a Baxter Fellow in the School of Education and Social Work, University of Dundee and Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Gender Studies, Karlstad University.  He previously worked at the Scottish Prison Service undertaking research often on gender and transgender issues in prison as well as facilitating staff development across a range of areas. He was previously an Investigator Scientist within the Settings and Organisations Team at SPHSU, University of Glasgow. And undertook a PhD at the University of East Anglia that analysed modern slavery through the theoretical lens of masculinity. Throughout various studies, Matthew has consistently worked on gender issues with masculinity being a particular focus.


I teach on the BA and MSc in Community Education with a focus on theory and research methods

Research interests

I have mainly undertaken research on masculinities, alongside contemporary slavery, prisons, transgender issues. I have mainly done research in Nepal and Scotland.

I am keen to hear from prospective PhD students in all of these areas.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of East Anglia

Award Date: 1 Jul 2013

External positions

Visiting Fellow, Karlstad University

Honorary Research Fellow, University of Glasgow


  • HT Communities. Classes. Races
  • GN Anthropology


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