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Emeritus Professor, College of Health and Life Sciences
Professor Bailey's research is mainly directed towards the pathogenesis and treatment of diabetes.
Diabetes Endocrinology Insulin Therapy Diabetes Treatments Surrogate Beta-Cells
Dr Ilias G. Basioudis
Senior Lecturer in Accounting
Dr Basioudis's research interests lie primarily within the area of auditing and corporate governance and include audit services.
Accounting Auditing H Social Sciences (General) L Education (General) Accounting Education
Dr Lucy Bastin
Reader, Computer Science
Dr Bastin's teaching includes data analytics, software engineering and professional aspects of computing.
Data Analytics Software Engineering Engineering Applied Sciences
Dr Luciano Batista
Senior Lecturer in Operations Management, Aston Business School
Dr Batista's main research interest is sustainable operations and supply chains in the circular economy and digital economy contexts.
Sustainable Supply Chain Management Circular Supply Chains Circular Economy Sustainable Operations Management
Dr Felipe Campelo
Senior Lecturer, Computer Science
Dr Campelo works in data science. He creates solution pipelines integrating data mining, optimisation and multicriteria decision support.
Data Science Computational Intelligence Optimisation Data Mining
Dr Maria Chli
Reader, Computer Science
Dr Chli's work is in the area of artificial intelligence, particularly in applying machine learning techniques.
Agent-Based Computing Deep Learning Architectures Machine Learning Techniques Probabilistic Modeling Smart Cities
Dr Emily Christopher
Lecturer, Sociology and Policy
Dr Christopher's research has explored the ways in which UK state policy is mediated through workplace policies and cultures.
Gender Divisions and the Relation Between Paid and Unpaid Work Sociologies of the Family, Relationality and Kinship Men and Masculinities Visual Methodologies
Deputy Director, Aston Institute for Forensic Linguistics
Professor Devine's research derives from an interest in the legal & social tensions between state powers & private rights.
K Law (General) Safeguarding (Child and Adult) (Critical) Discourse Analysis Corpus Linguistics Family Justice Studies
Professor, School of Biosciences
Professor Devitt's research over 20 years has focused on the innate immune system and its role in protection and tissue repair.
Extracellular Vesicles Intercellular Adhesion Molecules Macrophages Apoptosis Phagocytes
Dr Joseph Downing
Senior Lecturer, Politics, History and International Relations
Professor Downing teaches courses on researching politics, security and technology in politics.
Qualitative Methods Sociology Global Security Politics Policy Analysis