Chris Deeming


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Personal Statement

Chancellor's Fellow and Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at Strathclyde University

Reviews Editor for the Journal of Social Policy published by Cambridge University Press

National Expert Advisory Board member for the Journal of Sociology published by Sage

Previously Christopher has worked at the University of London, UK, the Univeristy of New South Wales, Australia, the University of Bristol, UK and has held recent visiting fellowships at Macquarie University, Australia, and the University of Santiago, Chile

Christopher holds a PhD in Social and Public Policy from the University of Bristol, supervised by Peter Townsend

Research Interests

Research interests in the field of Comparative and Global Social Policy, topics include welfare regimes, social investment, inclusive growth, sustainability, global poverty and inequality, living standards, health and well-being, social attitudes and the evaluation of social programmes.

Teaching Interests

L5216 The Making of Social Policy, 2nd Year

L5327 Understanding Comparative Social Policy, 3rd Year

L5418 Global Social Policy and Global Challenges, 4th Year

Quantitative & Qualitative Methods

Academic / Professional qualifications

PhD Social and Public Policy, University of Bristol

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Social Science, University of Bristol

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social investment Social Sciences
welfare state Social Sciences
welfare Social Sciences
social policy Earth & Environmental Sciences
social attitude Social Sciences
living standard Social Sciences
poverty Social Sciences
working class Social Sciences

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Research Output 2011 2018

3 Citations (Scopus)

Coming together in a rightward direction: post-1980s changing attitudes to the British welfare state

Deeming, C. & Johnston, R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Quality and Quantity. 52, 1, p. 395–413 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
welfare state
full employment
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
welfare state
right-wing populism


Social Policy & Administration Prize 2008

Chris Deeming (Recipient), 12 May 2008

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Social Policy Association Award 2013

Chris Deeming (Recipient), 8 Jul 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)