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Dr Martin Elliott

Research Associate, CASCADE

School of Social Sciences

Email
elliottmc1@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6326
Campuses
1-3 Museum Place

I am an ESRC funded post doctoral fellow in the Children's Social Care Research and Development Centre (CASCADE) at Cardiff University.

My research interests include children 'looked after' by the state; young people in secure accommodation; children on the edge of care; poverty and social inequalities; services and outcomes for disabled children and young people

Education and Qualifications

1997 Diploma in Social Work

1998 BA(Hons) Community Studies (Social Work)

2013 MSc Social Science Research Methods

2018 PhD

Professional memberships

Registered as a social worker with Social Care Wales

Committees and reviewing

Journal reviewer, British Journal of Social Work

Journal reviewer, Child Care in Practice

2019

2018

2017

2015

External Funding

2018 - 2020. Elliott, M.(PI), Scourfield, J. and Morris, K. Child Welfare Inequalities in Wales: practice and prevention. (Health and Care Research Wales, £208,961) 

2018 - 2019. Williams, A. (PI), Elliott, M., Evans, R., Lyttleton-Smith, J., Young, H. and Long, S. Young people in secure accommodation in Wales (Social Care Wales, £100,000) 

2018. Elliott, M. Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) one year post doctoral research fellowship

2018. J. Lyttleton-Smith (PI), Scourfield, J. and Elliott, M.  Supporting the improvement agenda within Children's Services in Wales. (Social Care Wales, £15,558)

2015. Elliott, M (PI), Scourfield, J. and Staples, E. Analysis of data on children in residential care in Wales (Care Council for Wales, £7,400)

Internal Funding

2017. Cardiff University Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme (CUROP) Child Welfare Inequalities: The effect of Flying Start programmes on intervention rates (£1600)