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Robert has worked in research and evaluation in a variety of institutions for the last 10 years. Happiest doing applied research in real-world settings, he enjoys combining his legal and psychological training to develop practical approaches to research and evaluation of socio-legal problems.
Research interests include legal empowerment and access to justice, specifically how/if people use and experience legal structures. In particular interest in the Children's Hearings System, it's operation and efficacy.
Expertise & Capabilities
Expertise in evaluation methods and methodology, socio-legal research, and measure design and implementation
Academic / Professional qualifications
B.Sc. Psychology from the University of Aberdeen, 2001
PG.Dip. Psychology from the University of Wales, Cardiff, 2002
M.Res. Psychology from the University of Aberdeen, 2004
LLB from the University of London (external), 2008
PhD Law (pending) from the University of Tilburg, Netherlands
Chairperson, Bantuan Coffee Foundation
1 Jul 2012 → …
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Provision of a Literature Review on the role of residential care in the alternative care if children
Mitchell, F. & Porter, R. B.
1/12/19 → 1/07/20
Porter, R. B., Gillon, F. R. L., Mitchell, F., Vaswani, N. & Young, E., 15 Jun 2021, In: International Journal of Children's Rights. 29, 2, p. 426-446 21 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile5 Downloads (Pure)
Porter, R. B. & Giraldi, M., 18 Mar 2021.
Research output: Contribution to conference › KeynoteOpen AccessFile2 Downloads (Pure)