Principal Lecturer, Social Care and Social Work, Manchester Metropolitan University

Completed NCTJ pre training journalism certificate in late 70s, MSC in Health Education in 1991, worked in public health and health promotion in 80s and 90s.

Research interests include men and masculinities – Men, Masculinity and the Beatles published by Ashgate in 2013, also research crime, media and popular culture and social work in film and TV.

Experience

  • –present
    Principal Lecturer,Social Care and Social Work, Manchester Metropolitan University

Education

  • 2011 
    University of Huddersfield, PhD

Publications

  • 2013
    Men, Masculinity and the Beatles, Ashgate