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  • Gillian Robinson

    Gillian Robinson is joint Coordinator of the ARK Ageing Programme, and is based at Ulster University.

    Tel: 028 7167 5502, email gm.robinson@ulster.ac.uk

    Gillian is Professor of Social Research at University of Ulster, and is Research Director of ARK. Based in the Magee campus, Gillian is Coordinator of the Accounts of the Conflict project. Gillian worked with colleagues to establish ARK as a cross-university resource (with Queen’’s University Belfast) providing access to social and political information on Northern Ireland in 2000. She has been involved in the monitoring of social attitudes in Northern Ireland since 1989 and co-directs the Northern Ireland Life and Times survey series.

    Her research interests include social attitudes, gender roles, policy development in transition and research methodology including issues around researching violent societies and comparative methods. She has published extensively on these issues including six books and numerous articles. She is the 2003 Eisenhower Fellow from Northern Ireland.