Research staff

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  • Dr Keeley Abbott

    Associate Professor of Social Psychology, College Academic Lead for Employability & Mobility (Psychology)

    Dr Keeley Abbott  career to date has been characterised by an interest and awareness around issues related to equality, diversity and inclusivity. This is based on her research focus related to sexualities, sexual health and sex education.

  • Professor Kehinde Andrews

    Professor of Black Studies

    Professor Kehinde Andrews is an academic, activist and author whose books include  Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21 st  Century  (2018). His first book was  Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement  (2013).

  • Kusminder Chahal

    Senior Research Fellow, School Lead for Birmingham 2029

    Kusminder Chahal has worked as a social and community-based researcher in a variety of organisations and places locally, nationally and internationally. This has led to a passion for understanding lived experiences, how better to exchange research knowledge, inform practice and policy and work in partnership with people who...

  • Melindy Duffus

    Lecturer in Criminology

    Melindy’s main area of research focuses on the support within the community to encourage desistance from offending and substance misuse. Additionally, Melindy is a prison befriender for the New Bridge Foundation, a befriending service between members of the public and people in prison.

  • Dr Deborah Earnshaw

    Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Course Lead for BSc (Hons) Psychology

    Dr Deborah Earnshaw  has been a lecturer in Psychology with BCU since December 2017, and taught at the University of Derby both on-campus and online during her postgraduate degrees.

  • Dr Olga Fotakopoulou

    Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology

    Olga is a developmental psychologist and is interested in human development from birth to adolescence with a special interest in socio-cognitive, emotional and pro-social development. She has worked as a researcher of children’s development since 2004 and as a counsellor in various educational and clinical settings.

  • Dr Martin Glynn

    Lecturer in Criminology

    Dr Martin Glynn is an experienced and internationally renowned criminologist, educator, theatre director, and dramatist with over 35 years’ experience of working in criminal justice, public health, and educational settings.

  • Dr Piotr Godzisz

    Senior Lecturer in Criminology

    Dr  Piotr Godzisz joined BCU in 2019, following appointments and consultancies with institutions and organisations such as the University of Warsaw, the OSCE, the Estonian Human Rights Centre and the Polish Police.

  • Dr Gary Hazeldine

    Associate Professor of Sociology

    Dr Gary Hazeldine  has taught Sociology at Birmingham City University since 2007. Prior to this he taught at the University of Brighton, the University of Sussex, and Manchester Metropolitan University.

  • Dr Angela Hewett PhD, CPsychol

    Senior Lecturer in Health Psychology

    Angela specialises in health psychology and has a keen interest in gender and health. She is particularly interested in women’s reproductive health psychology. She also has experience of working in practice as a Health Promotion Coordinator, with a focus on mental health promotion. Angela is interested in differences in...

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