Honorary staff

Honorary staff in HSMC

Honorary staff in the School of Social Policy

Anita Blessing

Anita Blessing

Marie Curie Senior Research Fellow

Anita Blessing joined the Housing and Communities research groupin late 2015 for a Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellowship that she applied for with Professor David Mullins. Their project Reinvest: Financing Affordable Housing Under Localism will run until early 2018. Partnerships with Housing Europe and the University of Amsterdam will help to connect the research to live policy debates and to ...

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 8170
Email
a.blessing@bham.ac.uk

Dr Edward Brunsdon

Dr Edward Brunsdon is an Honorary Research Fellow in the School of Social Policy and an Associate Member of the Centre for Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM) in the Institute of Applied Social Studies, School of Social Policy.

Email
e.brundson@bham.ac.uk

Mr Alex Fox

Mr Alex Fox

CEO of Shared Lives Plus
Honorary Senior Fellow

Alex Fox OBE FRSA is CEO of Shared Lives Plus, the UK network for Shared Lives and Homeshare. He Chairs the NHS England, Dept. Health and Public Health England review of the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector and sits on the NHSE Empowering People and Communities Taskforce and the Think Local, Act Personalpartnership board. He is an Honorary Senior Research Fellow, Birmingham ...

Telephone
+44 (0) 7738641897
Email
alex@sharedlivesplus.org.uk

Daiga Kamerāde

Honorary Research Fellow

Daiga’s current research interests include work and employment. She has strong quantitative skills and extensive experience of using large and complex data sets. Her work is part of the quantitative research stream at the Third Sector Research Centre. The focus for her research interest is third sector workforce, volunteering and the effects of volunteering on employability. Currently ...

Telephone
0121 148170
Email
d.kamerade@bham.ac.uk

Dr Richard Lang

Dr Richard Lang

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Richard Lang is Assistant Professor at the Institute for Innovation Management (IFI)at Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria, and Honorary Senior Research Fellow in the School of Social Policy. He is also an Associate Member of the Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM). Between January 2015 and January 2017, Richard was Marie Curie Senior Research Fellow in and Acting Head ...

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 9259
Email
r.lang@bham.ac.uk

Professor dr Pieter (Peter) Lodewijk Hupe

Professor dr Pieter (Peter) Lodewijk Hupe

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Peter Hupe is interested in the ways public actors fulfill public tasks. From a comparative perspective he has a particular focus on discretion as controlled freedom. How do 'professionals in public service' deal with such freedom and what does that mean for governmental performance?

Email
pieterhupe@gmail.com

Dr Margaret May

Dr Margaret May

Honorary Research Fellow

Dr Margaret May is an Honorary Research Fellow in the School of Social Policy and an Associate Member of the Centre for Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM) in the Department of Social Policy and Social Work, School of Social Policy.

Email
m.may@bham.ac.uk

Pat Niner

Honorary Senior Lecturer

Pat Niner is a housing researcher with a wide range of experience of different topics and research methods. Her recent specialisms are the accommodation needs of Gypsies and Travellers, and housing benefit reforms. She is continuing to work on ad hoc projects after formal retirement from the University of Birmingham in 2008.

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 5024
Email
p.m.niner@bham.ac.uk

Professor Richard Ronald

Professor Richard Ronald

Professor of Housing and Social Change

Richard joined the University of Birmingham in 2013 and contributes to teaching in Social Policy (particularly in the area of comparative policy and research) as well as to research activities in the Centre for Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM) and Housing and Communities Research. He also studied and worked in the Netherlands, Japan and the USA, and continues to hold a ...

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 8564
Email
r.ronald@bham.ac.uk