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People

The Social Science Research Park (SPARK) involves academics and professionals from across the University.

Central contacts

Professor Chris Taylor

Professor Chris Taylor

Academic Director, SPARK

Email
taylorcm@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 29208 76938
Sally O'Connor

Sally O'Connor

SPARK Director of Operations

Email
oconnors@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 0305

Research centres and institutes

CASCADE: Children's Social Care Research and Development Centre

Professor Donald Forrester

Professor Donald Forrester

Director of CASCADE

Email
forresterd@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 8724
Jo Parry

Jo Parry

Centre Manager, CASCADE

Email
parryj7@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 20 874997

CAST: Centre for Climate Change and Social Transformations

Dr Christina Demski

Dr Christina Demski

Senior Lecturer

Email
demskicc@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6020

Centre for Innovation Policy Research

Professor Rick Delbridge

Professor Rick Delbridge

Professor of Organizational Analysis

Email
delbridger@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6644
Professor Gillian Bristow

Professor Gillian Bristow

Head of the School of Geography and Planning

Email
bristowg1@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5388
Professor Kevin Morgan

Professor Kevin Morgan

Professor of Governance and Development

Email
morgankj@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6090

Crime and Security Research Institute

Professor Martin Innes

Professor Martin Innes

Director, Crime and Security Research Institute and Director, Universities' Police Science Institute

Email
innesm@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 29208 75307
Professor Alun Preece

Professor Alun Preece

Deputy Head of School, Professor of Intelligent Systems, Co-director of Crime and Security Research Institute

Email
preecead@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4653
Professor Jonathan Shepherd

Professor Jonathan Shepherd

Emeritus Professor in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Crime and Security Research Institute

Email
shepherdjp@cardiff.ac.uk
Elise Barker

Elise Barker

Centre Manager, Crime and Security Research Institute

Email
barkere5@cardiff.ac.uk

DECIPHer: Centre for Development, Evaluation, Complexity and Implementation in Public Health Improvement

Professor Simon Murphy

Professor Simon Murphy

Professor in Social Interventions and Health, Director DECIPHer and Lead for the Schools Health Research Network

Email
murphys7@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 29208 79144
Dr Sara Jones

Dr Sara Jones

Centre Manager, DECIPHer

Email
jonesasm@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 29208 79052

ESRC Wales Doctoral Training Centre

Professor John Harrington

Professor John Harrington

Professor of Law

Email
harringtonj3@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44(0)29 2087 4098

PLACE: Sustainable Places Research Institute

Dr T.C. Hales

Dr T.C. Hales

Director, Sustainable Places Research Institute and Reader

Email
halest@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4329
Siân Stephen

Siân Stephen

Institute Manager

Welsh speaking
Email
stephens@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44(0) 29 2087 6296

RemakerSpace Centre

Professor Aris A. Syntetos

Professor Aris A. Syntetos

Professor of Operational Research and Operations Management, The PARC Chaired Professor of Manufacturing and Logistics

Email
syntetosa@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 6572
Dr Daniel Eyers

Dr Daniel Eyers

Senior Lecturer in Manufacturing Systems Management

Email
eyersdr@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4516
Tuthill

Peter Tuthill

Solutions Design Engineer

WCPP: Wales Centre for Public Policy

Professor Steve Martin

Professor Steve Martin

Director, Wales Centre for Public Policy

Email
martinsj@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5202
Dan Bristow

Dan Bristow

Director of Policy and Practise, Wales Centre for Public Policy

Email
bristowd@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 0325
Sandra Harris

Sandra Harris

Centre Manager, Wales Centre for Public Policy

Email
harriss37@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4301
Professor James Downe

Professor James Downe

Professor of Public Policy and Management, Director of Research, Wales Centre for Public Policy

Email
downej@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5298

Welsh Economy Research Unit

Professor Max Munday

Professor Max Munday

Director of Welsh Economy Research Unit

Email
mundaymc@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 5089

WISERD: Wales Institute of Social and Economic Research, Data & Methods

Professor Sally Power

Professor Sally Power

WISERD Director, Director of WISERD Education

Email
powers3@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44(0) 29 2087 4738
Alex Williams

Alex Williams

Research Programme Manager, WISERD

Email
williamsam9@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 9710

Wolfson Centre for Young People's Mental Health

Professor Frances Rice

Professor Frances Rice

Professor of Developmental Psychopathology, Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences

Email
ricef2@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 8384
Professor Stephan Collishaw

Professor Stephan Collishaw

Personal Chair, Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences

Email
collishaws@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 8436
Angharad Jones

Angharad Jones

Research Manager

Email
jonesa160@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 20 687 875

Y Lab

Professor James Lewis

Professor James Lewis

Co-lead and Academic Director, Y Lab

Email
lewisj78@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 9874

Rob Ashelford

Co-Lead and Head of Y Lab (Programmes)

Email
rob.ashelford@nesta.org.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2251 0127
Emily Hubbard

Emily Hubbard

Centre Manager, Y Lab

Email
hubbarde@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2068 7543