Director of Social Policy Research Unit, Professor of Social Policy, University of York

Roy Sainsbury became the Director of SPRU in June 2014. He also leads the research group working on projects related to social security, employment and welfare.

His research interests include welfare to work, social security and the labour market, sickness and disability benefits, social security fraud, administration and delivery of benefits/benefits simplification, and decision making and appeals.

Experience

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    Director of Social Policy Research Unit, Professor of Social Policy, University of York