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University Alliance is an association of British universities which was formed in 2006 as the Alliance of Non-Aligned Universities, adopting its current name in 2007.

Experts (56)

Professor Marina Novelli

Professor Marina Novelli

Professor of Tourism and International Development

She is committed to generating new knowledge on ways in which tourism can play a key role in sustainable development.

Travel Policy Tourism in Africa International Tourism Sustainable Tourism International Development Cultural Impacts of Tourism

Dr Sarah Pitt

Dr Sarah Pitt

Principal Lecturer in Microbiology

Sarah is a member of the Institute of Biomedical Science’s Virology Specialist Advisory Panel and its Chief Examiner.

COVID-19 Microbiology Viruses Infection Control Anti-microbial Resistance

Dr Phil Porter

Dr Phil Porter

Reader in Geoscience and Geoscience Education

Phil studies the response of glaciers to a warming world. He’s led expeditions to some of the last true wilderness areas on our planet.

Meltwater Global Warming Geoscience Glaciers Ice Sheets Arctic

Dr Oliver Robinson

Dr Oliver Robinson

Associate Professor in Psychology

His research focuses on the relation between life transitions, crises and changes in personality and mental health.

Well-Being Transitions Mid Life Crisis Life Change Later-life Crisis

Professor Gareth Roderique-Davies

Professor Gareth Roderique-Davies

Professor of Psychology

His main areas of research address gambling addiction and alcohol-related brain damage.

Gambling Addiction Substance misuse Craving

Alexandra Shakespeare

Alexandra Shakespeare

Senior Lecturer in Publishing

Alexandra Shakespeare is Senior Lecturer in Publishing and Journalism for the Oxford International Centre for Publishing.

Lifestyle Media Consumer Media Digital Transformation of Media Journalism Media Skills of Journalists

Professor Claire Surr

Professor Claire Surr

Professor of Dementia Studies and Director of the Centre for Dementia Research

Her research addresses care and support for people living with dementia and those who care for them.

General Hospitals Social Care Patient Support Carers Dementia Care Homes Training in Dementia Care Alzheimer’s Disease

Professor Viren Swami

Professor Viren Swami

Professor of Social Psychology

His research focuses on the psychology of body image, human appearance, and attraction in relationships.

Impact of Nature on Healthy Living Tattoos Body Image Psychology of Attraction Relationships Body Art Post-natal Depression in Fathers

Professor Tim Thompson

Professor Tim Thompson

Professor of Applied Biological Anthropology

His area of expertise is in the decomposition of human remains after death - with interest in what happens when a skeleton or body is burnt.

Burnt Bodies Skeletons Forensics Forensic Anthropology Human Remains

Professor Irene Tuffrey-Wijne

Professor Irene Tuffrey-Wijne

Professor of Intellectual Disability and Palliative Care

Professor Irene Tuffrey-Wijne's research explores end of life care for people with learning disabilities and how to manage their conditions.

Bereavement Palliative Care People with Learning Disabilities End of Life Care Learning Disabilities Intellectual Disabilities Coping With Loss