Dr Christine Barter

Professor of Interpersonal Violence PreventionSchool of Health, Social Work and Sport

Dr Christine Barter is Professor of Interpersonal Violence Prevention and Co-Director of the Connect Centre for International Research on Interpersonal Violence and Harm. Her research interests include children and young people’s experiences of peer violence and abuse, institutional abuse, prevention of violence, domestic violence, research ethics and the integration of childhood studies and gendered power theories. She has led on a range of national and international research projects, most recently focusing on violence prevention. Christine supervisors a range of PhD students.