Visiting Fellow at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute; Senior Lecturer in Social Policy and Social Work, University of Birmingham

Nathan is Senior Lecturer in Social Policy and Social Work at the University of Birmingham, and Marie Curie Research Fellow at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Melbourne.

Nathan is currently undertaking a programme of research funded by the European Union concerned with the application of neuroscience to criminal justice policy. In particular, he is considering emerging understandings of neuromaturation and neurodisability, and their implications for policy and practice.

Experience

  • 2007–present
    Senior Lecturer in Social Policy and Social Work, University of Birmingham
  • 2013–present
    Marie Curie Research Fellow, Murdoch Childrens Research Centre

Education

  • 2005 
    University of Warwick, PhD in Social Policy