School of Social Policy academic staff

Robert M Page

Reader in Democratic Socialism and Social Policy

Robert M Page is a Reader in Democratic Socialism and Social Policy at the Department of Social Policy and Social Work.  He is the author or editor of nineteen books and short works as well as over forty chapters in edited books.  His books include Stigma which was first published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in 1984 and was recently (2015)  reissued in a new edition by the ...

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 8088
Email
r.m.page@bham.ac.uk

Dr Alexis Paton

Research Fellow

Dr Alexis Paton is a Research Fellow at the Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham. Currently she is working on the 3-year AHRC funded project “Phronesis and the Medical Community”, led by Dr Mervyn Conroy. The project examines if and to what extent phronesis, or “practical wisdom”, is learned and used by doctors during their education and later in ...

Telephone
07811973392
Email
a.paton@bham.ac.uk

Dr Simon Pemberton

Dr Simon Pemberton

Birmingham Fellow and Co-Head of Department of Social Policy & Social Work

Simon is a Birmingham Fellow currently researching aspects of social harm caused by states and corporations, as well as social structures, in particular the harms caused by inequality. Simon is also Co-Head of the Department of Social Policy and Social Work.

Telephone
+44(0)121 415 8025
Email
s.pemberton.1@bham.ac.uk

Professor Jenny Phillimore

Professor Jenny Phillimore

Professor of Migration and Superdiversity

Jenny Phillimore is Director of the Institute for Research into Superdiversityand Professor of Migration and Superdiversity. She has researched widely in the fields of migration and superdiversity. Over the past decade she has managed teams of researchers focusing on access to health, education, employment, training, and housing integration with a particular focus on integration and ...

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 7822
Email
j.a.phillimore@bham.ac.uk

Professor Martin Powell

Professor Martin Powell

Professor of Health and Social Policy

Martin joined HSMC in February 2007. Martin specialises in: Health policy, especially New Labour; choice and consumerism; decentralization; partnership and history of health care before the NHS and social policy, especially historical and geographical dimensions, citizenship, equity, theories of welfare state development.

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 4462
Email
m.powell@bham.ac.uk