PhD Students

PhD Students:

  • Naina Patel
    ( Oct 2015) Conceptualization of Dementia in Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities ( Prof. Raghavan, Dr. Latha Velayudhan and Dr. Paula Wray)

  • Ntokozo Ncube
    ( April 2014) Spirituality and its significance: a service user perspective on ethnicity, spirituality and mental health recovery ( Prof. Raghavan and Dr. Jane Rutty)

  • Lillian Ohene
    ( 2013 to 2016) Perceptions of family centred care for children in Ghana hospitalized through road traffic accident ( Prof.Raghavan and Dr. Kevin Power)

  • Gaynor Ward
    ( 2014 to 2017) Can people with learning disabilities report their own psychotic symptoms? A qualitative investigation ( Prof. Raghavan and James Dooher)
  • Chris Knifton
    ( 2012 to 2016) Sociology of dementia (Dr. Scott Yates and Prof. Raghavan)

  • Zaqia Rehman
    (Oct 2014) Mental health and resilience in BME LGBT communities (1st supervisor: Prof Jaspal)

  • Teminijesu Olanrewaju
    (Jan 2015) Faith-based HIV testing intervention for Africans in the UK (1st supervisor: Prof Jaspal, 2nd supervisor: Dr Griffith)

We welcome applications from prospective MPhil/PhD students interested in conducting research in our areas of expertise.

Please contact our Director Prof RaghuRaghavan ( or Deputy Director Prof Rusi Jaspal (

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