Gillian joined the Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health in March 2014 as a post-doctoral researcher on the CommonHealth programme. Her research background is in Historical Studies with an MA (Hons) and MSc from the University of Edinburgh and a PhD from the University of Leicester. As an experienced social history researcher she will be working on the unique archival collections held at GCU focusing on the Social Enterprise Collection (Scotland) and developing a historical perspective on social enterprise as a public health initiative.
Prior to joining Glasgow Caledonian University, Gillian has worked on a range of multi-disciplinary research projects with a focus on aspects twentieth century British history and interests in gender, media and labour history.
Responsibility: Project 1 Researcher
A historical perspective on social enterprise as a public health intervention