Dr Rhiannon Evans

Dr Rhiannon Evans

Research Fellow

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I am a Research Fellow completing a post-doctoral research fellowship within DECIPHer.


  • PhD in Social Sciences, Cardiff University
  • MSc Social Science Research Methods, Cardiff University
  • MSc Public Policy, University of Bristol
  • BA Hons Philosophy, Politics and Economics, University of Oxford

Professional memberships

  • European Network for Social and Emotional Competence
  • British Sociological Association
  • Society for Prevention Research

Undergraduate Teaching

Sociology of Health, Illness and Medicine

Postgraduate Teaching

MSc Social Science Research Methods 
Masters in Public Health (MPH)

DECIPHer Short Courses

Developing Complex Public Health Interventions

Process Evaluation of Public Health Interventions

I am currently completing a post-doctoral research fellowship entitled 'Self-harm, suicide ideation and suicidal behaviours in looked-after children and young people: incidence, prevalence and prevention'.

My research interests include:

  • Children and young people
  • Mental health, social and emotional learning, and wellbeing
  • Self-harm and suicide
  • School-based intervention
  • Development and evaluation of complex interventions
  • Process evaluation and implementation science