Associate Professor, School of Social and Policy Studies, Flinders University

Associate Professor Gerry Redmond joined the School of Social and Policy Studies in February 2012. Prior to that he worked at the Social Policy Research Centre, the University of NSW, Sydney. Has has also worked as a social policy researcher at the UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre, Florence, Italy (2001-2006), where he did research on children's well-being in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, at the Department of Applied Economics, the University of Cambridge, UK (1992-1997), and for the UK Department of Social Security (now the Department of Work and Pensions). The main focus of his research is measurement of, and analysis of policies relating to child poverty and well-being in Australia and in other countries, with a particular focus on poverty and inequality, child rights, and children’s own perspectives on their well-being.

Experience

  • 2012–present
    Associate Professor, School of Social and Policy Studies, Flinders University of South Australia
  • 2006–2012
    Senior Research Fellow, Social Policy Research Centre, University of NSW
  • 2001–2006
    Social Policy Researcher, UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre, Florence, Italy

Education

  • 2010 
    UNSW, PhD