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Professor George Brown FBA

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About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Honorary Research Fellow, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London.

Past Appointments

  • Research Worker, Social Research Unit, Bedford College University of London, 1968 - 1972
  • Research Worker, Medical Research Council, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience University of London, 1956 - 1968
  • Honorary Research Fellow, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience University of London, 2013
  • External Scientific Staff Medical Research Council, Royal Holloway University of London, 1972 - 1995
  • Honorary Research Fellow, Royal Holloway University of London, 1980 - 2013

Publications

The influence of family life on the course of the schizophrenic illness: a replication British J Psychiatry 1972

Social origins of depression 1978

Humiliation and entrapment among women developing depression. A patient and non-patient comparison Psychological Medicine 1995

Other Sociology, Demography and Social Statistics Fellows

Professor Jane Millar

The design, implementation and impact of social policy: comparative research on family policy, social security and employment policy, with particular reference to gender and changing family patterns

Professor Kathleen Kiernan

Family change in developed countries: family environments and child well-being in the early years: co-habitation & unmarried parenthood; parental separation & children's well-being; life course analysis

Professor Harry Collins

Sociology & philospophy of knowledge, expertise & science; tacit knowledge; sociology of scientific knowledge; artificial intelligence; gravitational-wave detection since 1970; imitation Game for measuring expertise; science & the good society

Professor Julian Birkinshaw

The strategy & structure of large multinational corporations, & in particular the processes of innovation & entrepreneurship that facilitate their adaption to changing economic circumstances.