A YORK academic has been named education author of the month by global publishing company Routledge.

Jean McNiff is professor of educational research within the faculty of education and theology at York St John University.

She has written a range of articles and textbooks on different aspects of practice-based action research, independently and collaboratively.

Prof McNiff said: β€œIt is such an honour to be chosen as a Routledge education author of the month.”

To find out more about Jean McNiff and her work, visit jeanmcniff.com