PSA People

The PSA is largely a coordinating and facilitating mechanism drawing on the considerable resources within the College of Social Sciences (CoSS) and the University as a whole.  

PSA Director 

Catherine Mangan has taken on the role of Director of the Public Service Academy.  Catherine is a Senior Fellow in INLOGOV and has previously held senior leadership, management and policy roles in the Office for Public Management, the County Councils Network, and the Local Government Association.

Project support 

Liz Haydon, Project Administrator for the PSA.
Email:
psacademy@contacts.bham.ac.uk

PSA Associates

Dr Simon Adderley

Dr Simon Adderley

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Professor Pete Alcock

Professor Pete Alcock

Professor of Social Policy and Administration and Director of the ESRC Doctoral Training Centre

Third Sector Research Centre

Professor Julie Allan

Professor Julie Allan

Professor of Equity and Inclusion
Head of the Department of Disability Inclusion and Special Needs

School of Education

Professor Tony Bovaird

Professor Tony Bovaird

Emeritus Professor of Public Management and Governance

Institute of Local Government Studies

Professor John Bryson

Professor John Bryson

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Mark Chesterman

Director of Post Qualifying Programmes

Applied Social Studies

Professor Peter Davies

Professor Peter Davies

Professor of Education Policy Research

School of Education

Professor Joanne Duberley

Professor Joanne Duberley

Professor of Organisational Studies

The Department of Organisation, Work and Employment

Dr Catherine Durose

Dr Catherine Durose

Director of Research and Knowledge Transfer, School of Government and Society
Senior Lecturer, Institute of Local Government Studies

Institute of Local Government Studies

Professor Mark Exworthy

Professor Mark Exworthy

Professor of Health Policy and Management

Health Services Management Centre

Professor Barbara Fawcett

Professor Barbara Fawcett

Professor of Social Work (Adults and Communities)

Professor David Gillborn

Professor David Gillborn

Professor of Critical Race Studies
Director of Research, Director of the Centre for Research in Race & Education (CRRE) and Editor-in-Chief, Race Ethnicity and Education

School of Education

Professor Jon Glasby

Professor Jon Glasby

Professor of Health and Social Care and Head of School of Social Policy

School of Social Policy

Tina Hearn

Lecturer in Social Policy and Admissions Tutor

Applied Social Studies

Dr Peter Lee

Dr Peter Lee

Senior Lecturer

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Dr Ian McGimpsey

Dr Ian McGimpsey

Lecturer BA in Education

School of Education

Catherine Needham

Catherine Needham

Reader in Public Policy and Public Management

Health Services Management Centre

Professor Jenny Phillimore

Professor Jenny Phillimore

Professor of Migration and Superdiversity

Applied Social Studies

James Rees

James Rees

Research Fellow

Third Sector Research Centre

Dr Jerry Tew

Dr Jerry Tew

Reader in Mental Health and Social Work and Head of Education

Applied Social Studies

Professor Penelope Tuck

Professor Penelope Tuck

Professor of Accounting, Public Finance and Policy

The Department of Accounting

Professor Sue White

Professor Sue White

Professor of Social Work (Children and Families)

Applied Social Studies

Iestyn Williams

Iestyn Williams

Senior Lecturer

Health Services Management Centre