Research Associate, MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, University of Glasgow

Dr Carrie Purcell is a Research Associate in the Social Relationships and Health Improvement Programme at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow. With a background in Sociology, Carrie’s research interests span sexual and reproductive health, abortion, young people, embodiment, stigma, experiences of health professionals, and access to healthcare. She has conducted a number of research studies relating to experiences of and attitudes towards abortion in the UK, and her most recent research has addressed women's experiences of undergoing more than one abortion.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Research Associate, MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow
  • 2013–2015
    Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh
  • 2012–2013
    Investigator Scientist, MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow