Professor of Social Policy, University of Birmingham

Karen joined IASS in February 2007 as Professor of Social Policy. Karen is Director of the Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM), launched in May 2010. Karen previously worked at the Universities of Bath and Derby as well as at the Policy Studies Institute and in market research. She has degrees in history, sociology and social policy.

Experience

  • 2007–present
    Professor of Social Policy, University of Birmingham
  • 2010–present
    Director, Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management

Education

  • 2002 
    University of Bath, PhD