Cardiff University academics linked to centre and areas of research expertise
Mr Abyd Quinn Aziz, Lecturer, SOCSI – Family group conferences, service user participation.
Professor Amanda Coffey, SOCSI – Youth transitions, adoption.
Professor Andrew Pithouse, SOCSI – Family support, child protection, social policy analysis.
Dr Anne Crowley, honorary fellow, SOCSI – Child participation, children’s rights, social policy.
Dr Dawn Mannay, Lecturer in Social Sciences (Psychology) – Creative research with children, young people and marginalised communities
Professor Emma Renold, SOCSI – Inter-personal gender and sexual violence, childhood studies.
Dr Jeremy Segrott, Research Fellow, SOCSI – Family relationships, parenting, substance misuse prevention
Professor Joan Hunt (OBE), Honorary Professor, Cardiff Law School – Kinship care
Dr Katherine Shelton, Senior Lecturer, Psychology – Psychology, adoption, family functioning
Dr Sophie Hallett, Lecturer, SOCSI – Child sexual exploitation, communication with children in child protection.
Dr Teresa de Villiers, Senior Lecturer, SOCSI – Social work education and training, particularly children’s services.
Dr Thomas Slater, Lecturer, SOCSI – Mental health social work, suicide prevention, devolution and child neglect
Professor Wendy Rose, Honorary Fellow, SOCSI – Social policy and children’s social work, serious case reviews.