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Prof. Bob Broad

Visiting Professor: Weeks Centre for Social and Policy Research

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    Law and Social Sciences / Social Sciences

Prof. Bob Broad, PhD, MSc, BA, Hon.BA, Cert.Ed, CQSW, is Visiting Professor in the Weeks Centre for Social Policy and Research.

He undertakes, publishes and manages research in the fields of foster care, children leaving public care, kinship care and grandparenting. He was previously a lecturer at the London School of Economics and Political Science, as well as Research and Evaluation Director at the National Children's Bureau, London. Prior to taking up his current position he was Professor of Children and Families Research and Director of the Children and Families Research Centre at De Montfort University, Leicester.

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