Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Oonagh Walsh Professor
Head of Research Wise Centre for Economic Justice

Irish history and medical history, and increasingly working in interdisciplinary area of Medical Humanities. Research informed by issues surrounding gender and poverty, and the impacts of these upon mental health in particular.

Visiting Professor
University of Essex

Emeritus Professor at the University of Essex and Chair of the UK Women’s Budget Group, Professor Elson research focuses on fiscal policy, gender equality and human rights.

Dr Claire MacRae MA Applied SocSci, PgDip Environmental Risk
Lecturer

Claire is a Lecturer in the department of Accounting, Finance and Risk. Her research focuses on societal risk and vulnerability within communities; austerity and inequality; local government finance and associated risks in public service provision.