Centre for Evidence and Social Innovation

Key Information and Contacts

General Enquiries

David Piekaar, Centre Administrator (Tel. +44 (0)28 9097 5956; Email: d.piekaar@qub.ac.uk)

General Information

About Us

Innovation Zones (Our work with the Greater Shankill Children and Young People Zone and the Colin Neighbourhood Partnership)

Latest News

Overview of Our Research

Campbell UK & Ireland

Key Contacts

Professor Allen Thurston, Director

Professor Fiona Alderdice, Deputy Director and Strand Lead for What Works for Families

Dr Sarah Miller, Deputy Director and Strand Lead for What Works for Schools

Dr Kathryn Higgins, Deputy Director and Strand Lead for What Works for Communities

All Other Researchers and Support Staff

Research Programmes

What Works for Families Strand:

  • Parent and Child Health and Wellbeing
  • Children in Care and Child Protection

What Works for Schools Strand:

  • Educational Attainment
  • Health and Wellbeing

What Works for Communities Strand:

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • Chronic Illness and Palliative Care