Lecturer in Social Policy
Kelly is a Lecturer in Social Policy based in the Department of Social Policy and Social Work. She is the co-ordinator for the Postgraduate Policy into Practice programme. Her main research interests include social enterprise in health and social care and retirement migration.
Telephone +44(0)121 415 8027
Dr Jenny Harlock is a Research Fellow at the Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham. Her current research projects include a 3 year NIHR funded study into decommissioning healthcare services, and research on the role and implications for the third sector of health and social care reform. Jenny completed her doctoral thesis on the changing state-third sector relationship in ...
Telephone +44(0)121 414 6213
Lecturer in Social Policy and Admissions Tutor
Tina is a Lecturer and Admissions Tutor for the undergraduate social policy degree programmes. She has a particular commitment to the University's widening participation programmes and facilitating the inclusion of a diverse range of students within higher education, through a range of Outreach activities.
Telephone +44(0)121 414 2505
Lecturer and Placement Manager
Rachel Hek is a lecturer on the Social Work team at the University of Birmingham and also Head of Qualifying Practice Learning for the MA and BA Social Work courses. She also manages a bank of independent Practice Tutors and Practice Educators. Rachel is responsible for creating new practice learning opportunities for students and for liaising with, recruiting and training Practice ...
Telephone +44(0)121 414 2935
Senior Lecturer and Director of Social Work Education
Gary Hickman is a registered social worker and as Director of the social work programmes, provides operational and strategic leadership for both the BA and MA courses.
Telephone +44 (0)121 414 2284
Clare convenes the Policing, Security and Community Justice module (2nd year BA Social Policy). She is academic tutor for a number of first year students and provides dissertation supervision for students in their final year of study. Clare is also the ‘Student Enhancement Officer’ for the School of Social Policy. As such, she welcomes contact from students (either as individuals or ...
Telephone +44(0)121 414 45717
Senior Lecturer in Social Policy and Social Work / Marie Curie Research Fellow, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Melbourne