“What the hell am I doing here? I don’t belong here”: using Bourdieu’s ‘tormented habitus’ to understand early career academic imposter syndrome

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation


British Sociological Association Early Career Forum Regional Event, School of Education, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow
Period2 Jun 2018
Event title‘Imposter Syndrome’ as a Public Feeling in Higher Education
Event typeConference
LocationGlasgow, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • Pierre Bourdieu
  • Imposter syndrome
  • Higher education