Research Output per year
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, the Paris Institute of Political Studies or Sciences Po, France.
Christopher holds a PhD in Social and Public Policy from the University of Bristol, supervised by Peter Townsend
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.
I convene and teach on the following core Social Policy modules:
L5216 The Making of Social Policy, 2nd Year
L5327 Understanding Comparative Social Policy, 3rd Year
L5418 Global Challenges (Global Social Policy), 4th Year
L5975 Approches to Welfare: Past, Present and Future (MSc)
I am Director of Internationalisation in the School of Social Work & Social Policy, and Programme Director of our new MSc prgramme, International Social Welfare https://www.strath.ac.uk/courses/postgraduatetaught/internationalsocialwelfare/
Academic / Professional qualifications
PhD Social and Public Policy, University of Bristol
Doctor of Social Science, University of Bristol
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter (peer-reviewed)
Coming together in a rightward direction: post-1980s changing attitudes to the British welfare stateDeeming, C. & Johnston, R., 1 Jan 2018, In : Quality and Quantity. 52, 1, p. 395–413 19 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article