Visiting Academics

Social Sciences and Humanities

In SSH our visiting Fellows and Professors play an important role in our teaching, research and knowledge exchange. These academics share a wealth of experience and expertise with us and our students. Their profiles are highlighted here.

Eamonn Carrabine is a Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of Essex and a Visiting Professor at the University of Suffolk in the School of Social Sciences and Humanities. ...

Nigel South is a Professor of Sociology and Director of the Centre for Criminology, University of Essex, UK, a visiting Adjunct Professor, School of Justice, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, and a Visiting Professor, School of Law and Social Sciences, University of Suf...

I hold degrees in Linguistics from Queen Mary University of London (PhD/ MA) and the University of Sussex (BA). Prior to my current appointment, I was a Visiting Lecturer in Digital Communications at Regents University London and a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Queen Mary Unive...

Dr Nicholas R. Amor (MA (Oxon), solicitor) is chairman of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History (SIAH). He has a particular interest in late medieval economic and social history. He is author of Late medieval Ipswich: trade and industry and From wool to cloth: the triumph...

Dr John Callow graduated from Lancaster University with First Class Honours in History in 1993. He achieved an MA with Distinction from Durham in 1994, the Queens Award for Best Qualified Postgraduate from Lancaster University 1994-95, and his PhD in History from Lancaster Universit...

Dr Jonathan Kasstan is Visiting Senior Fellow in Linguistics at the University of Suffolk and a Teaching Fellow in Sociolinguistics at Queen Mary University of London. He holds an M.Phil from the University of Cambridge and a PhD from Kent University. His M.Phil thesis examined pho...

Dr. Paula Kenny (PhD; DLSP) is an Associate Professor of Law and Head of Quality Assurance and Accreditation,  in the College of Business Administration at Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University (PNU), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. She has also served as the Programme Chair for the...

Professor Jenny Morris OBE holds a PhD in Social Policy, on the origins of minimum wage legislation.  She taught housing policy and sociology and then worked for 20 years as a consultant/researcher/policy analyst on disability policy.  This included working with the Prime Minister...

Victoria Green is the Director of Services for the Marie Collins Foundation. Victoria has over 30 years’ experience working as a social worker in the field of child protection. The majority of her social work career has been working within local authority children’s social ca...

Rosaleen is currently Deputy Virtual School Head for Suffolk County Council; she has had a long career in education dating back to entering the teaching profession in 1991.  During that time, she has worked in Nottinghamshire, Birmingham, Suffolk and New Zealand, completing a Post-...

Dr. Kori Novak, is an experienced and creative leader with a broad range of experience in elder care, hospice services, and healthcare strategy.  Dr. Novak has been a guest eldercare and prison expert on various National Public Radio shows in the United States as well as on televis...

Tink Palmer is the founder and CEO of The Marie Collins Foundation. Tink has worked with children and their families for the past 46 years and has specialised in child sexual abuse. She is an experienced clinical and forensic practitioner, manager, trainer, policy maker and strategi...

Andy Phippen is a professor of digital rights at Bournemouth University and is a Visiting Professor at the University of Suffolk.  He has specialised in the use of ICTs in social contexts for over 15 years, carrying out a large amount of grass roots research on issues such as attit...