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Dr Nicola Verdon

Nicola has an extensive background in 19th and 20th century British history.Expertise:History of women, children, family life, employmentHistory...



Professor Matthew Stibbe

Matthew’s research focuses on the history of modern warfare and the aftermath of war, particularly, but not exclusively, in Germany and Central...



Professor John Singleton

John’s main interest is British and world financial and economic history over the last 100 years.Expertise:Banking and economic crises in historyCurrent...



Trevor Simper

Trevor's research and teaching relate to behaviour in relation to eating and exercise. The research projects he works on help people who struggle...



Julia Sexton

Julia lectures on children and playwork. She has worked as a playworker, a primary school teacher and has been involved in further education and higher...



Professor Paul Senior

Paul's work focuses on criminal justice and social work with offenders and he has been involved in professional practice, education and research...



Professor David Robinson

David Robinson is professor of housing and public policy in the Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research  (CRESR).  His research...



Ann Robinson

Previously a probation officer in youth justice, Ann Robinson is principal lecturer for the BA in community justice, which is a qualifying programme for...



Dr Rory Ridley-Duff

Rory is an acknowledged authority on the governance and social dynamics of employee-owned, co-operative and social enterprises. He is building...



Dr Lindsey Reece

Lindsey is a Senior Research Fellow whose research and expertise focuses on obesity, physical activity and public health.  Through her work at...



Professor Ilfryn Price

Ilfryn, often known as If, is one of the UK’s 20 most influential pioneers of Facilities Management (as recognised by the British Institute of...



Ryan Powell

Ryan has researched exclusion and urban sociology, looking at the stigmatisation of 'outsider' groups and the governance of behaviour. ...