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Professor Jo Aldridge

Professor of Social Policy and Criminology

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Children and young people, young carers, domestic violence and abuse, vulnerable or marginalised groups, mental health, learning disabilities, participatory research methods


Professor Aldrige's areas of special interest and expertise are the experiences and needs of children and young people, including young carers; domestic violence and abuse (with a focus on women victims-survivors); research with people with mental health problems and learning difficulties; and participatory research methods. 

Interview booking

Please call the press office on 01509 223491 to arrange an interview with Professor Jo Aldridge. Bookings can also be made online at