School of Social Policy academic staff

Daiga Kamerade

Daiga Kamerade

Research Fellow

Daiga is a work and employment researcher with strong quantitative skills and extensive experience of using large and complex data sets. Her work is part of the Workforce and Quantiative research stream at the Third Sector Research Centre. The current focus for her research interest is third sector workforce, volunteering and the effects of volunteering on employability.

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 8170
Email
d.kamerade@bham.ac.uk

Ruth Kernarne

Ruth Kernarne

Teaching Fellow/Practice Learning Coordinator

A registered social worker, qualifying in 2000, Ruth has 16 years’ experience of both frontline child protection practice and social work practice education. Her main areas of interest in practice are domestic abuse and child safeguarding, human rights and inequality in society.  As well as a qualified social worker, she is qualified to teach and assess BA/MA social work students in ...

Email
r.m.kernarne@bham.ac.uk

Dr Andrew Knops

Dr Andrew Knops

Lecturer

Andrew lectures in Sociology. His interests lie broadly in political sociology, especially the theory and practice of democracy, although he also teaches research methods. Andrew came to Birmingham as a research fellow in 2000, and was appointed as a lecturer in 2002.

Telephone
+44 (0)121 414 2728
Email
a.knops@bham.ac.uk