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The School's postal address is: School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work, Queen's University, Belfast BT7 1NN.

The School office is located at 6 College Park. Opening hours are 8.45am - 5pm, Monday - Friday.

Tel: 028 9097 5117
Fax: 028 9097 3943
Email: soc@qub.ac.uk

Head of School Professor Mike Tomlinson 028 9097 3391 
School Manager Patricia Reilly 028 9097 3357
Education Administrator Patricia Leathley 028 9097 3142
Communications and Marketing Officer Antoinette Keaney 028 9097 5989
Head of School Secretary Carmel McCloy 028 9097 5998
Head of School Office Support Lorraine Higgins 028 9097 3311
     
Directors of Education:

Dr Katy Hayward (BA Programmes:  Criminology, Social Policy and Sociology, Masters in Sociology, and Masters in Social Research Methods)

028 9097 3189

 

Dr Gavin Davidson (Bachelor of Social Work, Masters in Applied Social Sciences and Doctorate in Childhood Studies)

028 9097 3151

     
School Director of Research:

Professor Sally Shortall 

(on sabbatical 1 August 2014 - 31 January 2015)

028 9097 3228 
     
Director of Postgraduate Research Professor Stan Houston   028 9097 5968
Postgraduate Tutor Dr Lisa Smyth  028 9097 3251
Examinations Officer Dr Davy Hayes  028 9097 5971
Disability Advisor Dr Bronagh Byrne 028 9097 3237
SSCC School Liaison Officer Dr Veronique Altglas 028 9097 3581
School Research Ethics Committee Dr Andy Percy  028 9097 5261
     
Undergraduate Programme Directors:    
Criminology Dr Nicola Carr 028 9097 5965
Social Policy Dr Sirin Sung 028 9097 3469
Social Work (3 year degree) Dr Mandi MacDonald  028 9097 3179
Social Work (2 year degree) Dr Berni Kelly  028 9097 1486
Social Work (3 to 5 year part-time degree) Dr Janet Anand 028 9097 5158
Sociology Dr John Karamichas  (covering in absence of Dr Mathew Wood) 028 9097 1478
     
Masters Programmes:     
Doctorate in Childhood Studies Dr Karen Winter  028 9097 3917
Masters in Applied Social Studies (MASS) Dr George Wilson  028 9097 1490
MASS Child Care Professor Stan Houston  028 9097 5968
MASS Mental Health  Dr Gavin Davidson  028 9097 3151
MASS Strategy and Leadership Dr George Wilson 028 9097 1490
MASS Family and Systemic Practice Dr Stephen Coulter  028 9097 3641
  Ms Suzanne Mooney 028 9097 3236
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Programmes Dr Michael Duffy  028 9097 3298
Masters in Social Research/ MA Sociology  Professor Roger Penn 028 9097 3484
MSc Youth Justice Dr Nicola Carr 028 9097 5965
  Dr Siobhán McAlister 028 9097 5918