Nithi Muthukrishna

Degrees Held

  • B.A.
  • U.E. D
  • D.S. E
  • B. ED Hons
  • M. ED (Birmingham, UK)
  • MSc (Oregon)
  • PhD (Notre Dame, USA)


  • Over 30 years of experience in teaching, research and post graduate supervision at tertiary education level.
  • Education consultant nationally and internationally.


  • British Council Scholarship – Masters in Educational Psychology study, University of Birmingham.
  • Education Opportunities Council Scholarship – PhD study at University of Notre Dame, USA.

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Social Justice Education
  • Diversity in Education
  • Social inclusion/exclusion
  • Disability Studies
  • Children’s Geographies
  • HIV/AIDS in context of Education
  • Self-study research
  • Participatory research methodologies.

Postgraduate SUpervision

  • Successfully supervised 57 Masters studies and 10 PhD studies.

Selected Publications