Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor

Research Fellow in Faith and Peaceful Relations at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University

Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor is Research Fellow in Faith and Peaceful Relations at the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University, UK. She specialises in the Sociology of Religion with particular emphasis on democratic research methodologies that work with and for research participants. She is currently leading a research project on the experiences of Muslim children in the British care system. She is the author of Muslim Women in Britain: Demystifying the Muslimah (Routledge 2012), co-author of Religion or Belief, Discrimination and Equality: Britain in Global Contexts (Bloomsbury 2013) and Islamic Education in Britain: New Pluralist Paradigms (Bloomsbury 2015) and co-editor Digital Methodologies in the Sociology of Religion (Bloomsbury 2015). Follow her on twitter @SariyaCC.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Research fellow, Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations, Coventry University