Research staff

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  • Ben Appleby

    Senior Lecturer and Research Coordinator

    Ben is a NMC Registered Nurse Tutor and Senior Lecturer at Birmingham City University.  He qualified from City University London and St Bartholomew’s School of Nursing and Midwifery in September 1998, completing a 4-year BSc (Hons) in Nursing and Human Science, and clinically, went on to practice in Cardiology, Cardiothoracic...

  • Dr Lydia Aston

    Research Assistant

    Lydia joined Birmingham City University in 2019. Prior to this, Lydia completed her PhD at Aston University in Health Psychology. Her doctoral research incorporated a phenomenological approach to understanding the illness experience of people living with a rare, neurodegenerative, life-limiting condition called Niemann-Pick...

  • Dr Elizabeth Bailey

    Associate Professor and Director of the Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre

    Elizabeth Bailey joined BCU in February 2021 as Associate Professor and Director of the Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre. Liz became a registered Midwife in 2004 and worked clinically before developing an interest in research. Liz worked in clinical research roles before completing her Doctorate and then working as a...

  • Dr Karolina Biernat

    Research Assistant

    The aim of Karolina's PhD research is to describe and analyse the nutritional outcomes of English holiday food programmes for children. This research also aims to explore the differences in food-related practices of these programmes and to present the perceptions of relevant stakeholders.

  • Professor Joanne Brooke

    Director of C-SCHaRR

    Professor Joanne Brooke is an Adult Nurse and Chartered Health Psychologist. Joanne has a worked across clinical specialities as a nurse including surgery, orthopaedics, emergency care, neurology and stroke in both the NHS and private healthcare settings. The accumulation of clinical posts included that of Nurse Consultant in...

  • Dr Robert Cook

    Research Fellow in Medical Statistics

    Dr Cook is a quantitative researcher with a background in experimental and data science and has been engaged with the analysis of health data since 2015.   His research in the faculty focuses on apply the emerging machine learning, and data science techniques to aid policy makers, operational managers, and front line staff to...

  • Professor Fiona Cowdell

    Professor of Nursing and Health Research

    Fiona Cowdell joined Birmingham City University in October 2016 as a Professor of Nursing and Health Research. Fiona is a National Institute of Health Research Knowledge Mobilisation Research Fellow (June 2016 – May 2020) . She is a graduate of Oxford Brookes University with a doctorate from Bournemouth University. As a...

  • Dr Emma Craddock

    Senior Lecturer in Health Research

    Emma completed her PhD in Sociology at the University of Nottingham in 2017 (thesis titled: ‘Emotion and Gender in Local Anti-Austerity Activist Cultures’). Her research utilised a feminist methodology and a combination of qualitative research methods to produce an in-depth exploration of anti-austerity activist culture. It...

  • Emeritus Professor Elaine Denny

    Professor of Health Sociology

    Elaine Denny has a background in hospital and community nursing and taught health sociology to students on health related courses for 20 years. Her research interests focus around women as recipients and providers of health care, and she has published work on women’s experience of IVF, the experience of endometriosis, and on...

  • Judith Dyson

    Reader in Healthcare Research, Implementation Science Deputy Director Centre for Social Care, Health and Related Research (C-SCHaRR)

    Judith Dyson joined Birmingham City University in October 2020 as a Reader in Healthcare Research and Implementation Science. She is a registered general and mental health nurse and a chartered psychologist and has worked in many clinical and management roles in the NHS.   Her area of research interest and expertise is...

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