Sue Austin

Social Work

PhD Researcher in Social Work (ESRC 1+3)
School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol

Start date: September 2012

Research topic: Post-Adoption Sibling Contact

Sue is a PhD student and practising Social Worker.   Sue completed an MSc in Social Work Research at Bristol in 2015, before commencing her PhD studies.   Sue is in the second year of a part-time PhD, currently undertaking a literature review and preparing a methodology chapter for a qualitative study, aiming to explore the experiences of adults who have been separated from their siblings through adoption.

Research supervisors: Julie Selwyn, Elaine Farmer