About this Fellow
Jane Millar is Professor of Social Policy in the Institute for Policy Research at the University of Bath. Her research interests include the design, implementation and impact of social policy and comparative research on family policy, social security and employment policy, with particular reference to gender and changing family patterns. Her current research examines the impact of Universal Credit on couples, focusing on labour market and family budgeting. She was awarded an OBE in June 2001 for 'services to social policy research and teaching' and has been a Special Adviser to House of Commons Select Committees and to the Department for Work and Pensions. She is chair of the Social Policy Association, and chair of the Social Sciences Main Panel for the Research Excellence Framework, 2021.
- Professor of Social Policy, University of Bath
Sociology especially of Work and Employment, Divisions of Labour, Gendered Work, Social Divisions and Inequalities
East Asia China South America Brazil Economics Commerce Economic Systems Political Economics Technological Economics
Economics Economic Sociology Economic Policy
Historical sociology of 20th century Britain; the new middle classes, the changing nature of attachments to locality and place, the relationship between cultural inequalities and social class.