Senior Research Officer, Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of Essex

Karon Gush is a Senior Research Officer at the Institute of Social and Economic Research, University Of Essex. She studies the effects of unemployment on households, intergenerational support within families and the relationship between paid and unpaid work.

Her research interests are:

- Gendered inequalities
- Intergenerational support within families
- Women’s labour market participation
- The relationship between paid and unpaid labour
- Transformations of work, employment and training

Experience

  • –present
    Senior Research Officer, Institute of Social and Economic Research, University of Essex