Honorary staff

Honorary staff in the School of Social Policy

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

Dr Phil Child

Dr Phil Child

Honorary Research Fellow

Phil is a political historian of modern Britain, focused on cities, housing and voluntary action. He is also a member of the Civil Society and Volunteering research theme and an associate member of the Centre for Modern British Studies within the Department of History.  

Email
p.child@bham.ac.uk

Dr Sarah-Jane Hannah Fenton

Dr Sarah-Jane Hannah Fenton

Lecturer in Mental Health Policy

Dr Sarah-Jane Fenton is a Lecturer in Mental Health Policy at the Institute for Mental Health (IMH).

The IMH is an interdisciplinary research centre with a specific youth mental health focus that will deliver high quality internationally relevant research to inform and impact upon public policy and practice and improve the care and outcomes for people experiencing problems with their mental ...

Email
s.h.fenton@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

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

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

Dr Karen Newbigging

Dr Karen Newbigging

Honorary Reader (Associate Professor)

Karen joined HSMC as a Senior Lecturer in Healthcare Policy and Management in November 2013. Originally qualifying as a clinical psychologist, Karen has over thirty years’ experience in the health and social care sector, including direct service provision and commissioning. For the past fifteen years Karen has been involved in research, consultancy and system development for a broad range ...

Telephone
+44(0)121 414 3067
Email
k.v.newbigging@bham.ac.uk