School of Social Policy academic staff

Robert Page

Reader in Democratic Socialism and Social Policy

Robert is a Reader in Democratic Socialism and Social Policy at the Department of Social Policy and Social Work, and has been a teacher of Social Policy for over thirty years.

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

Professor Jenny Phillimore

Professor Jenny Phillimore

Professor of Migration and Superdiversity

Jenny Phillimore 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 organisational change in the UK and EU. Jenny co-directs the New Migration and Social Policy MA programme, sits on the ...

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