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 Robert Callaghan

Robert Callaghan

Research Associate

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Rob Callaghan is on secondment as Research Associate at Y Lab, the Public Services Innovation Lab for Wales. In the post, he helps evaluate public sevice innovation projects being developed and implemented as part of the Innovate to Save programme.

Rob's previous research has been on media and journalism. He was a lead researcher on the BBC Trust Impartiality Review into the BBC's reporting of statistics and on the research team for both the 2015-16 BBC Trust Impartiality Review into the BBC's news coverage of the four UK nations and an ESRC-funded study of TV news coverage of the 2017 UK General Election.


2012-2013 MA Political Communication (distinction): Cardiff School of Journalism, Media and and Cultural Studies, Cardiff University, UK

2009-2012 BScEcon International Politics (first): Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University, UK

Honours and awards

2015-2016: Named Researcher on a BBC Trust Impartiality Review about reporting of statistics. (£70,285)


Areas of expertise

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