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Imogen Taylor
Emeritus Professor (Social Work and Social Care)


Imogen's research interests are in the field of pedagogic research in higher education, with a particular interest in research into learning for professional practice in social work and related professions. Most recently in 2005 she has led an interdisciplinary Sussex team undertaking a Research Review and Practice Survey as part of a Knowledge Review of the Learning, Teaching and Asssessment of Partnership, commissioned by the Social Care Institute for Excellence.

Imogen's particular research interests include:

  • learning for professional and interprofessional practice at pre and post qualifying levels
  • the implications of gender for the development of knowledge and practice
  • the development of the learning organisation
  • the management of change
  • ethical issues in education and practice
  • user and carer participation in education and practice