Advisory Board



The Advisory Board provides advice on

  • The broad content and directions of the research
  • New issues that need to be incorporated in periodic updates of the work programme
  • how to best utilize the major research outputs vis-à-vis the research and policy-making community
  • Ensuring that the gender dimension of the project is achieved

Jochen Clasen

I joined the School of Social and Political Studies in 2007 as Professor of Comparative Social Policy. Previously I held a Chair in Comparative Social Research at the University of Stirling, and visit...

Adelina Comas-Herrera

Most of Adelina's work has been on the investigation of the determinants of future long-term care expenditure, in particular dementia and other health conditions, both for the UK and for other Europea...

Jane Jenson

Champs de spécialisation * Politiques sociales et la citoyenneté sociale * Politiques de l'Union européenne * Politique canadienne * Mouvements sociaux * Politique comparée Recherches en cours...

Maurizio Ferrera

Maurizio Ferrrera was born in Naples (Italy), on January 15, 1955. He is married, with a daughter. He holds a laurea degree in Philosophy from the University of Turin (1977), a M.A. in Political Scien...

Jane Lewis

Professor Lewis' main research interests lie in gender and social policies and family policies in a comparative perspective. She is also involved in the history of social policies and the role of the ...