The Centre for Excellence in Community Investment: Research Symposium 2019

If you came to the symposium, thank you for contributing to an eventful and engaging day.

If you weren’t able to make it on the day, you can download a copy of the programme. You can also review the presentations from the day below.







The power of collaborative research: reflections on the experience of SHUSU
Philip Martin: Research Assistant, SHUSU

The power of collaboration: view Philip Martin’s Prezi presentation








Housing and community investment: reflections on research
An interview with Professor Anne Power, Head of LSE Housing and Communities








Where is the field of housing studies focused currently, and how does community investment fit?
Dr Helen Taylor: Vice Chair of Housing Studies Association

Download Dr Helen Taylor’s presentation







What are the current community investment priorities and where is the need for research and evaluation?
Sahil Khan: Head of Gateway and Community Services, Catalyst

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What role can funding bodies play in supporting research that has impact?
Bruce Etherington, Impact Manager, Cardiff University







How is academic research assessed, and what opportunities does that provide for housing associations and academics to work together to deliver impact?
Professor Jane Millar: Chair of Social Sciences REF Panel C, and Professor of Social Policy, University of Bath

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This event is kindly sponsored by SHUSU and Catalyst Housing Association.