Andrew and Virginia Rudd Centre for Adoption Research and Practice




HaroldProfessor Gordon Harold

Andrew and Virginia Rudd Chair and Professor of Psychology

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Deputy Director:

SellersDr Ruth Sellers

Andrew and Virginia Rudd Centre Senior Lecturer in Child Development & Community Health

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Centre Manager/Administrator:

CS PhotoMrs. Carmel Stevenson

School of Psychology

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 Nurture Network Co-ordinator

Photo of Sui-Mee Dr Sui-Mee Chan 

Affiliated Staff:

van Marwijk Profile PictureProfessor Harm van Marwijk

Professor in General Practice and Head of Primary Care and Public Health

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Hampden-ThompsonProfessor Gillian Hampden-Thompson

Professor of Education; Interim Head of School (School of Education and Social Work)

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Dr Simon ThompsonDr. Simon Thompson

Senior Lecturer (Education)

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Prof Charles WattersProfessor Charles Watters

Professor of Wellbeing and Social Care (Social Work and Social Care, Sussex Centre for Migration Research)

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Honorary/Visiting Fellows:

Feinstein Profile PictureProfessor Leon Feinstein

Professor of Education and Children's Social Care in the Rees Centre, University of Oxford

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LeveProfessor Leslie Leve

Prevention Science Institute, University of Oregon, USA

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mick-odonovanProfessor Michael O’Donovan

MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff University

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RutterProfessor Sir Michael Rutter

MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, King’s College London

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SimmondsDr. John Simmonds

CoramBAAF Adoption & Fostering Academy

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Obel Profile PictureProfessor Carsten Obel

Department of Public Health - Institute of General Medical Practice. Aarhus University Denmark

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ThaparProfessor Anita Thapar

MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics, Cardiff University

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