Projects per year
My current research interests continue to develop the themes of recent years: conjugality, gender relations social change, and epistemologies for development studies – particularly the politics of speech and the problematic nature of testimony. I am also working on consumption and development in South Africa and India.
Key Research Interests and Expertise
Gender relations and agrarian change; intrahousehold relations, gender and development; research methods and epistemologies; marriage and conjugality.
Research Groups: Gender and Development
Recent Research Grants
2006-8: ‘Marriage, Power and Wellbeing’ DFID/ESRC Research Programme Sole researcher.
2007-10: ‘The intra-household allocation of resources: cross-cultural tests, methodological innovations and policy implications’ DFID/ESRC Research Programme Team member.
President of the Development Studies Association 2005-
Dean of the School of Development Studies 1999-2003
Consultancy on research impact assessment, gender and development and social development, in India, Sri Lanka, Guatemala, Bangladesh.
I am currently supervising the following research students:
Emil Dauncey: Masculinities in Sabon Zongo
Graeme Tolley: Youth masculinities in Gujerat: love, sex and marriage
Devanchi Chanchani : Understanding child nutrition in Chattisgargh
Juliet Colman: Gender relations through the lens of consumption: a Botswana case study
Mirna Guha: Sex trafficking in Bangladesh and India
Areas Of Expertise
- 4 Finished
RPC (Research Programme Consortium) to Address Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Security in South Asia
27/04/11 → 16/05/11
Jackson, C., 1 Jan 2015, In : Development and Change. 46, 1, p. 1-24 24 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article8 Citations (Scopus)
10 Citations (Scopus)
Jackson, C., 2012, In : European Journal of Development Research. 24, p. 71-88 18 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article13 Citations (Scopus)
17 Citations (Scopus)