Areas of Research / Professional Expertise
Ali is interested in research inquiry using arts-based research methods

- Narrative and visual inquiry
- Memoir
- 'Research as writing'
- Autoethnography, self-study, narrative constructions of the 'self'
- Digital, visual and aesthetic pedagogies
- Arts-based representations

She is interested in understanding lives and learning

- Participatory research with children
- Child/nature relationships
- Academic identities
- Women's lived experience
- Gender studies and agency
- Wellbeing and holistic education
- Explorations of creativity, connection, identities, relationships
- Relational knowledge construction