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 Tony Bovaird

Professor Tony Bovaird

Emeritus Professor of Public Management and Governance

Institute of Local Government Studies

Professor John Bryson

Professor John Bryson

Professor of Enterprise and Economic Geography
Director of City REDI

The Department of Strategy and International Business

Mark Chesterman

Director of Post Qualifying Programmes

Department of Social Policy and Social Work

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 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 Outreach and Schools Liaison Officer

Department of Social Policy and Social Work

Dr Peter Lee

Dr Peter Lee

Senior Lecturer

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences

Catherine Needham

Catherine Needham

Reader in Public Policy and Public Management

Health Services Management Centre

Professor Jerry Tew

Professor Jerry Tew

Professor of Mental Health and Social Work, Director of Family Potential Research Centre and Head of Education, School of Social Policy

School of Social Policy

Iestyn Williams

Iestyn Williams

Reader in Health Policy and Management / Director of Research

Health Services Management Centre