Lecturer in the Sociology of Health Care
Health Services Management Centre
Nicola Gale, MA, PhD, is a health sociologist, with a track record in both single-discipline sociological research and interdisciplinary health research where she has brought her sociological perspective and skills to projects in fields of health services research, public health, primary care, community-led and complementary health care. Dr Gale is committed to theoretically-informed ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 9089
Independent Research Fellow / Birmingham Fellow
School of Psychology
Dr Galea is broadly interested in motor control. This ranges from the neural correlates of motor learning to stroke rehabilitation. At present, he is particularly interested in how reward/punishment influences our actions and can be used to alter the speed at which our motor system learns or retains new movements.
Personal website: www.josephgalea.weebly.com
Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 3601
Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies
Title of thesis: Middle Byzantine Silk in Context: Integrating the Textual and Material Evidence
Supervisor: Professor Leslie Brubaker
Classics, Ancient History and Archaeology
Title of thesis: Industrial Quarrying In Shropshire In The 19th And 20th Centuries
Supervisor: Dr Roger White
MRC Career Development Award Fellow and Birmingham Fellow
School of Cancer Sciences
Aga has moved to Cancer Sciences in 2011 to start her independent research. She was awarded MRC Career Development Award and Birmingham Fellowship supporting her research.
The main focus of Aga’s research is on understanding the role of small molecule modifiers: ubiquitin and SUMO, during chromosomal DNA replication.
Telephone +44(0) 121 414 9165
School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences
PhD Title: Age-related influences of dietary and physical activity behaviours and its association with functional status among older women living in a super-diverse environment: A mixed methods study
Supervisor: Dr Janice L. Thompson and Dr Gareth Wallis
Diana is interested in promoting healthy eating and regular physical activity in ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 8745
Lecturer in Theoretical Physics
School of Physics and Astronomy
Dr DM Gangradt leads research in theoretical studies of ultra-cold atomic physics and condensed matter physics. He is author and co-author on more than 30 publication in prestigious inernational journals such as Physics Review Letters (with h-index of 13).
Telephone +44 (0) 121 414 8164
Senior Lecturer in History
Department of History
'I am a cultural historian of modern Britain. I work on religion, the history of archaeology (and related disciplines), and the development of historical thought.
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 5665
School of Psychology
Title of PhD: Attachment Styles in Alternative Care
Supervisors: Catherine Hamilton-Giachritsis
Manuela Garcia is undertaking doctoral research on children living in alternative care (institutions or foster care), focusing on attachment with temporary carers. She has recently presented a systematic literature review at the European ...