Posted by on September 20, 2017 at 9:19 am

Shutterstock Dr Anna Williams is a Principal Enterprise Fellow in Forensic Anthropology, University of Huddersfield.  In early September she attended the British Science Festival to talk about why UK academics need their own “body farm” – an outdoor laboratory where forensic scientists can study the processes of human decomposition.  The Conversation were there to interview Dr Williams

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Posted by on August 8, 2017 at 11:23 am

Emeritus Professor of Politics Brendan Evans writes a response to a previous blog on View from the North written by Professor Colin Bamford and says while he agrees with Professor Bamford’s  overall analysis, the Northern Powerhouse isn’t just to be focused on Yorkshire, as Professor Bamford suggests.

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Posted by on July 31, 2017 at 3:10 pm

Dmitry Burlakov/Shutterstock Dr Julie Davies is the HR subject group leader in the University of Huddersfield’s Department of Management and has written an article for The Conversation with David Fahey who is currently pursuing a PhD at the University of Huddersfield where his research interests focus on the psychology of executive pay.  From recent findings they suggest, rather than bashing

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Posted by on July 18, 2017 at 11:12 am

Dr Bernard Gallagher is a Reader in Social Work and Applied Social Sciences and specialises in child protection.   Here, in an article written for The Guardian, Dr Gallagher explains how fewer staff, dwindling services & austerity is having its toll on child protection services and therefore the children in its care.

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Posted by on July 13, 2017 at 3:18 pm

Eyewitness recollections are easily distorted by the views of others. shutterstock Dara Mojtahedi is a Lecturer in Investigative Psychology at the University of Huddersfield. Here, in an article first published on The Conversation he talks about his research into the reliability of eyewitnesses after the event.

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