Postgraduate research students

Caroline Andrews: The Efficacy of Storytelling for building agency and identity for people with learning disabilities (M Res). Director of Studies: Dr Emily Underwood-Lee. Supervisors: Professor Ruth Northway, Dr Steven Walden.

Hilary Dyer: Exploring the Impact of Digital Storytelling for Health (M Res). Director of Studies: Dr Emily Underwood-Lee. Supervisor: Dr Anne Fothergill.

Emma FoleyThe efficacy of therapeutic storytelling in breaking down barriers: A qualitative study into the experiences of parent carers of children with learning disabilities attending mainstream education (MA by Research). Director of Studies: Dr Jodie Allinson. Supervisors: Dr Emily Underwood-Lee, Dr Michael Carklin.

Selina Lobina: Capturing understandings of and responses to loneliness: a mixed method study with a focus on those from 'seldom heard' minority population groups aged 70 years and over (PhD). Director of Studies: Dr Roiyah Saltus. Supervisors: Dr Emily Underwood-Lee, Dr Paul Jarvis

Kate Shrewsday: Will Storytelling increase a young adult's tendency to report connection with their landscape, and thus report an enhanced sense of wellbeing? (M Res). Director of Studies: Dr Emily Underwood-Lee. Supervisors: Professor Joseph Sobol, Professor Paul Carr.

Elizabeth Weir: Sharing Stories for a Better Future: Five decades of building community through storytelling in Northern Ireland (PhD), Director of Studies: Professor Paul Carr. Supervisor: Professor Joseph Sobol, Dr Emily Underwood-Lee.

  • Denis Cryer Lennon
  • Jeanette D’Arcy
  • Nadine Khair
  • Miranda Quinney
  • Alex Walker