Cam Donaldson leads a research programme which aims to develop methods to evidence social enterprise as a public health intervention.
The institutions involved in the Scotland-wide collaboration are Glasgow Caledonian University, the MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit at the Unviersity of Glasgow, Robert Gordon University (Aberdeen), the University of the Highlands and Islands, the Scottish Social Enterprise Academy and Glasgow Centre for Population Health (GCPH).
The projects are overseen by a core management group (the Programme Board) comprising the PI and subset of investigators and researchers.
For more information and contact details, please click on the name of the team member.
Investigator, Project 2 & 4 Teams and Programme Board Member
Cam holds the Yunus Chair in Social Business & Health at Glasgow Caledonian University.
Co-Investigator, Project 1 & 4 Teams and Programme Board Member
Rachel is Professor of Health Economics and Deputy Director at the Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health, Glasgow Caledonian University.
Co-Investigator and Programme Board Member
Catherine is Senior Research Fellow at the Yunus Centre for Social Business and Health, Glasgow Caledonian University.
Project 4 & 8 Researcher and Programme Board Member
Clemmie is working on Project 4 which will be focused on the work of WEvolution, an organisation supporting the creation Self Reliant Groups.
Project 1 Team and Programme Board Member
Janet is a Senior Lecturer and Deputy Director of the Centre for the Social History of Health and Healthcare.
Project 2 & 8 Team and Programme Board Memeber
Alan is a researcher with particular experience in the social economy, social accounting and audit, evaluations and social capital.
Project 3 Researcher and Programme Board Memeber
Danielle is working on Project 3 of the programme, which involves studying social enterprises in rural and fragile communities within the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.
Project 6 Researcher and Programme Board Member
Melanie is working on Project 6 which involves exploring the challenges of collecting, recording, analysing, reporting and using data on health and wellbeing outcomes in a social enterprise.
Project 2 Researcher and Programme Board Member
Bobby is working on Project 2 of the programme, considering the role of social enterprise in improving health in Scotland today.
Project 1 & 8 Researcher and Programme Board Member
Gillian is working on Project 1 which involves developing a historical perspective on social enterprise as a public health initiative.
Project 2 Team and Programme Board Member
Michael is a Lecturer in Social Business at Glasgow Caledonian University and teaches on the MSc Social Business and Microfinance.
Co-Investigator, Project 2 Team and Programme Board Member
Simon is Professor of Public Policy and Organisations at Glasgow Caledonian University.
Isobel is Chair in Applied Social Science (Housing Studies) at the University of Stirling, where she has worked since 1994.
Heather is the Academic Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Research Coordinator for the Department of Management.
Jon is Professor of Statistics in Medicine and Society at Glasgow Caledonian University.
Antony is an Associate Director, Centre for Public Health, at NICE and a Visiting Professor at Glasgow Caledonian University.
Sarah-Anne is a Senior Research Fellow in Rural Health with the University of the Highlands and Islands (UHI).
Pete is a Programme Manager at the Glasgow Centre for Population Health with research interests in resilience and asset-based approaches.
Dawn is Professor of Ageing and Health at the School of Health and Life Sciences at Glasgow Caledonian University.
Hilary is a senior investigator scientist at the MRC Social & Public Health Sciences Unit at the University of Glasgow.