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Series Organisers

  • Dr. Emma Uprichard (PI, Reader, University of Warwick, Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies, UK). Methods and methodology; complex social science; childhood; cities; change and continuity; time and temporality.
  • Professor Brian Castellani (Co-I, Professor, Kent State University, Center for Complexity in Health, USA) Complexity Science/Theory; particularly in application to medical sociology; social psychology and globalization; Methods and Methodology; Community Health; Health Networks; Stress and Coping, specifically Allostatic Load; Medical Education/Medical Professionalism.
  • Professor David Byrne (Co-I, School of Applied Social Sciences, Durham University, UK) Case based methods; Complexity theory; Postindustrial social structures; Privatization of welfare systems; Quantitative methods; Urban systems.

Series Participants

  • Prof. Michael Ball (Computer Science, Kent State, USA) Complexity, Agent-based models, NetLogo, Computational Social Science
  • Dr. Gill Callaghan (Sociology, Durham, UK) Participation, citizenship and social capital, Work, family and community
  • Prof. Leo Caves (Biology, York, UK) Modelling & Simulation of Biosystems; Data Science; exploratory data analysis; visualisation for biosystems.
  • Dr. Lasse Gerrits (Public Administration, Erasmus University, Rotterdam) Urban planning and infrastructure development; complexity theory; public decision making.
  • Prof. Nigel Gilbert (Sociology, Surrey) Processual theories of social phenomena, computational sociology; computer simulation; agent-based modelling.
  • Prof. Frances Griffiths (Medicine, Warwick) Health and health care; long-term illness (diabetes, depression, musculoskeletal disorders); medical technology; mixed methods; complexity
  • Prof. Phil Haynes (Public Administration, Brighton) Complexity Theory and Public Policy; Ageing Society and social policy; Public organisation and management; Learning technologies
  • Dr. Thomas House (Warwick Mathematics Institute) Epidemiology, network theory, numerical probability, public health and inverse problems.
  • Prof. Jürgen Klüver (Sociology, Essen) social and cognitive dynamics, computer models; formal models; simulation of social, cognitive, and economical processes.
  • Prof. Robert MacKay (Maths, Centre for Complexity Science, Warwick) Dynamical systems, mathematical physics, and complexity science.
  • Prof. Yasmin Merali (Warwick Business School, Executive Committee for the Council of the European Complex Systems Society) Complex Adaptive Systems, Socio-economic Systems, Social Networks and Social Media, Information Systems
  • Prof. Paul Ormerod (Economics, Volterra Partners) Networks; complex systems; Decision makers in economics.
  • Dr. Rajeev Rajaram (Mathematics, Kent State, USA) Control theory of partial differential equations; Complexity Science
  • Prof. Susan Stepney (Computer Science, York) Non-standard computation, complex adaptive systems, non-von Neumann architectures
  • Prof. Geert Teisman (Public Administration, Erasmus University, Rotterdam) Complexity, public management, complex governance networks and systems; decision making processes; cooperation, coproduction, partnership
  • Prof. Sylvia Walby (Sociology, Lancaster) Complexity theory, Equality, European Union, Gender, Globalisation, Human rights, Sociology
  • Prof. Malcolm Williams (Sociology, Cardiff) Methodology; Realism; household change; living alone; housing need and migration; quantitative methods in social science.
  • Prof. Simon Williams (Sociology, Warwick) Body, health and emotion; bioscience, biomedicine, biopolitics; media, culture and everyday/night life; social theory (especially realism)