Dr Francisca  Da Gama

Dr Francisca Da Gama MA (Hons), MSc, PhD. FHEA

Teaching Fellow

Dr Francisca Da Gama was appointed as a Teaching Fellow in 2019 having worked as a Visiting Lecturer in the department since 2013. She has a background in Latin American studies and gained her PhD from the University of Auckland, New Zealand. She previously taught at Massey University (New Zealand) before moving to London in 2002 and taught Latin American Studies at Goldsmiths College 2005-08. She also trained in second language and literacy teaching, which she taught in FE and in 2014 gained an MSc in Psychology of Education at the Institute of Education (UCL).

Responsibilities within the university

Module leader: BUSI1604 Foundations of Scholarship and Research
Academic tutor: BUSI1695 International Business Environment, ECON1092 Personal and Professional Development, BUSI1694 International Business Functions
Placement tutor: MBA International Business

Research / Scholarly interests

*Latin American politics and culture
*China in Latin America
*Academic literacies and intercultural learning