Catherine Needham

Reader in Public Policy and Public Management, University of Birmingham

Catherine Needham is a Reader in Public Policy and Public Management. She is part based at the Health Services Management Centre, developing research around social care and policy innovation. She is also part-based in the University’s Public Services Academy, researching new approaches to public service workforce development.

Catherine’s areas of special interest include:

Personalisation and coproduction within public services
Social care reform
Workforce change in public services
Interpretive approaches to public policy

Experience

  • –present
    Reader in Public Policy and Public Management, University of Birmingham