Philip Martin

School of Health and Society

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Contact Details

Allerton Room C602

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Current positions

Research Assistant


Phil Martin has worked at SHUSU for over two years. He has substantial experience of qualitative research, having completed over one hundred fieldwork interviews across ten EU nations for the Roma MATRIX project alone. He previously worked in both public and third sectors, focusing on equalities issues for over a decade, undertaking many specific projects directly engaging with a wide range of BME and other communities of interest. He is currently working on a number of large scale initiatives including Supporting Roma Voice, a multi-agency project promoting Roma advocacy in Greater Manchester, Yorkshire and London.

Research Interests

Qualitative research and analysis, community engagement (specific reference on migrants, Gypsy, Roma and Traveller and BME communities); demographic change data (particularly collection and analysis), public sector delivery (with specific reference to human rights, equality and cohesion)

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Awarding Institution: Imperial College, University of London Degree: MSc History of Science, Technology and Medicine Award: distinction Year of Award: 1998
  • Awarding Institution: The University of Lancaster Degree: BA History Award: First Class Year of Award: 1995