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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 Sally Shortall 028 9097 3228 
School Manager Patricia Reilly 028 9097 3357
Education Administrator Patricia Leathley 028 9097 3142
Communications and Marketing Officer Antoinette Keaney-Bell 028 9097 5989
Head of School Secretary Carmel McCloy 028 9097 5998
School Manager 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 Directors of Research:

Dr John Devaney (Social Work and Social Policy)

028 9097 5907 

 

Dr Lisa Smyth (Sociology) 

028 9097 3251
     
Director of Postgraduate Research Dr Kathryn Higgins  028 9097 5286
Postgraduate Tutor Dr Veronique Altglas  028 9097 3581
Examinations Officer Dr Davy Hayes  028 9097 5971
Disability Advisor Dr Bronagh Byrne 028 9097 3237
SSCC School Liaison Officer Dr Cheryl Lawther 028 9097 5986
School Research Ethics Committee Dr Dirk Schubotz  028 9097 3947
     
Undergraduate Programme Directors:    
Criminology

Dr Nicola Carr 

028 9097 5965

Social Policy Dr Bronagh Byrne 028 9097 3237
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 Mandi MacDonald 

028 9097 3179
Sociology Dr John Karamichas   028 9097 3237
     
Postgraduate Taught Programmes     
Doctorate in Childhood Studies Dr Karen Winter  028 9097 3917
Masters in Applied Social Studies (MASS) Dr Anne Campbell 028 9097 5990
MASS Child Care Dr Davy Hayes 028 9097 5971
MASS Mental Health  Dr Gavin Davidson  028 9097 3151
MASS Strategy and Leadership Dr John Devaney 028 9097 5907
MASS Family and Systemic Practice Dr Stephen Coulter (Career break from 1st August 2014 to 31st July 2017). All queries during this time to Ms Suzanne Mooney . 028 9097 3236
MASS Systemic Psychotherapy Ms Suzanne Mooney 028 9097 3236
PG Certificate in Applied Social Studies (Dual Diagnosis) Dr Anne Campbell 028 9097 5990
Court Work Skills Dr Karen Winter 028 9097 3917
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Programmes Dr Michael Duffy  028 9097 3298
Masters in Social Research/ MA Sociology  Dr Emma Calvert 028 9097 3958
MSc Youth Justice Dr Nicola Carr 028 9097 5965
  Dr Siobhán McAlister 028 9097 5918

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