Our Core Members

Dr Bronagh Byrne
Lecturer in Social Policy
Co-Chair, Disability Research Network
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Berni Kelly
Senior Lecturer in Social Work
Co-Chair, Disability Research Network
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Ivanka Antova
PhD student
School of Law

Dr Gemma Carney
Lecturer in Social Policy
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Gavin Davidson
Senior Lecturer in Social Work
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Paula Devine
Deputy director, ARK,
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Joe Duffy
Lecturer in Social Work
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Sarah Eardley-Weaver
Lecturer in Translation and Interpreting
School of Arts, English and Languages

Dr Declan French
Senior Lecturer
Queen’s Management School

Jennifer Goddard
PhD student
School of Creative Arts

Dr Colin Harper
Visiting Lecturer
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Myrtle Hill
Visiting Research Fellow
School of Anthropology, History, Philosophy and Politics 

Dr Rebecca Irvine
Research Fellow
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

David Jackson
PhD Student
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Guiomar Garcia Jalon
Research Fellow
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Dr Alison Mackenzie
Lecturer in Education
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Professor Duncan McVicar
Professor of Economics
Queen’s Management School

Sarah Lawrence
PhD student
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Mark Linden
Lecturer in Nursing
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Dr Tom Loonam
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics

Elizabeth Martin
PhD student
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Keith McAllister
Lecturer in Architecture
School of Natural and Built Environment

Dr Lorna Montgomery
Lecturer in Social Work
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work 

Dr Patricia McNeilly
Lecturer
School of Nursing and Midwifery

Professor John Pinkerton
Professor of Social Work
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Professor Allen Thurston
Professor of Education
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Dr Karen Winter
Lecturer in Social Work
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work

Eda Yesilkaya
PhD student
School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work