Director of Doctoral Research / 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 empirical ...
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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.
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Professor of Health and Social Care and Head of School of Social Policy
Jon is a qualified social worker by background and Head of the School of Social Policy. 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 Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Integrated Care. He has ...
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Lecturer and Admissions Tutor, Social Work Programme
Anne-Marie is a Lecturer on the Social Work Programme, at the Department of Social Policy and Social Work. 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 contexts.
Telephone +44(0)121 415 8032
Lisa Goodson is a lecturer in the Department of Social Policy and Social Work, 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 ...
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Lecturer in Social Policy
Lee joined the the Department 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 ...
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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.
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Lecturer in Social Work
Surinder Guru is a Lecturer on the Social Work course at the Department of Social Policy and Social Work, School of Social Policy.
Telephone +44(0)121 415 8481