Associate Professor Martin Forsey
Started at UWA: 2004
Published Challenging the System? A Dramatic Tale of Neoliberal Reform in an Australian High School, 2007
Arts Faculty Award for First Year teaching, 2004
Dr Forsey is passionate about being engaged with his teaching and enjoys hearing what students have learned through their reading and contemplation. Dr Forsey is keen to talk to students about ideas together. He finds enthusiasm for ideas and connecting these to the real world constantly inspiring and engaging.
Dr Forsey teaches the following units:
Perth nerds seize power at school formal
Dr Martin Forsey, an educational anthropologist from The University of Western Australia, witnessed a classic case of 'revenge of the nerds' during his 15-month ethnographic study in a Perth public high school.Read more
Migration and mobilities
Our migration and mobilities research looks at what makes us move location, what stops us from moving, and why.
School of Social Sciences
The School of Social Sciences looks at understanding the human experience and exploring how and why society works.
Anthropology and Sociology
Understanding people and the societies in which they live and work