Team

Photo: Rebecca O'Connell Rebecca O’Connell is a Senior Research Officer at Thomas Coram Research Unit and co-convenor of the British Sociological Association Food Study Group.

Photo: Julia Brannen Julia Brannen is Professor of Sociology of the Family at Thomas Coram Research Unit and Adjunct Professor at the University of Bergen, Norway.

Photo: Silje Skuland Silje Skuland is Research fellow at the National Institute for Consumer Research (SIFO), Norway.

Photo: Abigail Knight Abigail Knight is a Research Officer at Thomas Coram Research Unit. She is a qualitative researcher with experience of working with children, young people and their families.

Photo: Antonia Simon Antonia Simon is a Research Officer at Thomas Coram Research Unit with extensive experience of undertaking and managing mixed-methods research projects.

Laura Hamilton is a full time Post Graduate Researcher at Thomas Coram Research Unit. She is a mixed methods researcher with an interest in inequality and young people.

Cécile Brémont Cécile Brémont is a Project Administrator at Thomas Coram Research Unit. She provides administrative support for the Families and Food in Hard Times study.

Photo: Charlie Owen Charlie Owen is a Senior Research Officer at Thomas Coram Research Unit. He specialises in social research methods, particularly quantitative methods.

Photo: Karin WallKarin Wall is a sociologist and a Research Professor at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa. She is director of Imprensa de Ciências Sociais (Social Sciences Press) and coordinates the Permanent Observatory on Families and Family Policies (OFAP).

Photo: Mónica TruningerMónica Truninger is a sociologist and senior research fellow at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa. Co-convenor of the Portuguese Sociological Association Sociology of Consumption Section.

Photo: Vasco RamosVasco Ramos is a sociologist and a postdoctoral research fellow at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa. He is a mixed methods researcher with an interest on inequality and the life course.

Photo: Sonia CardosoSonia Cardoso is social psychologist and a postdoctoral research fellow at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa.

Photo: Fábio AugustoFábio Augusto is a sociologist and Research Assistant at the Instituto de Ciências Sociais da Universidade de Lisboa. He is a PhD student in the area of food insecurity at the same institution.

Advisory Group

The International Research Advisory Group is chaired by Professor Elizabeth Dowler, University of Warwick. The Advisory Group members are: Niall Cooper, Church Action on Poverty; Linda Hantrais, Loughborough University; Anne Harrop, Aga Khan Foundation; Lotte Holm, University of Copenhagen; Imran Hussain, Child Poverty Action Group; Ginny Morrow University of Oxford, Robert Walker, University of Oxford; Wendy Wills, University of Hertfordshire.