Lecturer in the Sociology of Health Care
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 ...
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PQ Teaching Fellow
Matthew is a registered social worker and teaches on the post qualifying social work programmes specialising in social work with children and families. He has 10 years of experience as a practitioner and has a research interest in professional practice and emotions.
Telephone +44(0)121 415 8028
Professor of Health and Social Care and Director of Health Services Management Centre (HSMC)
Jon is a qualified social worker by background and Director of the University of Birmingham’s Health Services Management Centre. Specialising in joint work between health and social care, Jon is involved in regular policy analysis and advice. He is the author of a series of leading textbooks on health and social services, sits on the advisory board of The Policy Press, and is ...
Telephone +44(0)121 414 7068
Lecturer and Admissions Tutor, Social Work Programme
Anne-Marie is a Lecturer and Admissions Tutor on the Social Work Programme, within the Institute of Applied Social Studies. She is a qualified and HCPC registered Social Worker, and has worked in a range of statutory Children & Families settings. Her practice and research interests include children and young people involved in the youth justice system, specifically children in custodial ...
Telephone +44(0)121 415 8032
Lisa Goodson is a lecturer in IASS, School of Social Policy, where she is Director of Undergraduate Social Policy Programmes, directs the postgraduate degree programme in Migration, Superdiversity and Policy and co-ordinates social policy research modules at post graduate level as well as teaching and tutoring on undergraduate modules in new migration. Lisa has been at the forefront of ...
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 4993
Lecturer in Social Policy
Lee joined the IASS in September 2013 as a Lecturer in Social Policy. His principal research interests include poverty, inequality and asset-based welfare, youth policy, the mixed economy of welfare and alternative forms of welfare provision. His most recent research investigates the possibilities of complementary currencies in forming social networks and creating resilience to ill-health ...
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Lecturer in the Anthropology of Health Care
Laura Griffith is a qualitative health researcher interested in the experiences of health and illness.
Telephone +44(0)121 414 3632
Lecturer in Social Work
Surinder Guru is a Lecturer on the Social Work course at the Institute of Applied Social Studies, School of Social Policy.
Telephone +44(0)121 415 8481