Director of Research, Dr Kate Skellington Orr

B.Sc. (Hons) Applied Psychology and Sociology, M.A. Applied and Professional Ethics and Ph.D. Psychology, MBPsS

Kate has worked for over 15 years as an academic, government and private sector researcher.

Kate specialises in monitoring and evaluation research and is skilled in both qualitative and quantitative data analysis. Kate has experience of process, impact, outcome and formative evaluations, developing strategic assessments and forming evidence based recommendations. She also has considerable experience of engaging with vulnerable and hard to reach groups.

Kate is a member of the British Psychological Society, the British Society of Criminology, the Social Research Association and the European Association of Psychology and Law.