Public engagement

  • Key media

    Caroline Gatrell Tina Miller Lars Plantin
    • Meet the latte papas
      The former Loaded editor Martin Daubney found life as a stay-at-home dad isolating and monotonous. So how do Swedish fathers — the poster boys for gender equality — cope so manfully with sharing the domestic load? The Sunday Times, 7 August 2016
    Allan Westerling
    • Mange forældre vil gps-overvåge børn, 1 August 2014: (Jyllands-Posten) Presseklip
    • Kære telefon: Hvor er mit barn lige nu?, 1 August 2014: (Jyllands-Posten) Presseklip

    Policy work

    Caroline Gatrell Fiona Shirani
    • Henwood, K. Shirani, F. and Coltart, C. (2011) Strengthening Men’s Involvement in Fathering: Opportunities and Challenges. Timescapes Policy Briefing Paper.
    Tina Miller Susan Milner Lars Plantin Giovanna Rossi
    • with Letizia Bosoni: INDEPENDENT GLOBAL INDEX ON FAMILY - IGIF Report 2016 on the right of family in the world, project funded By Novae Terrae Foundation

    Key research

    Sarah Baker
    • with Letizia Bosini: 2010 - 2011 Men, work and family life: A comparison of men’s work/family reconciliations in the UK and Italy (British Academy), coordinated by Tina Miller
    Letizia Bosoni
    • 2011 Conciliazione Famiglia e Lavoro: Buone pratiche di welfare aziendale (National Family Observatory), coordinated by Giovanna Rossi and Sara Mazzucchelli 
    Esther Dermott
    • 2013 - 14 Parenting Practices: Definition, Measurement and Relationships (University of Bristol Research Fellowship) 
    • 2012 - 13 Fragile Fathering: negotiating intimacy and risk in parenting practice (British Academy) 
    Caroline Gatrell
    • 2009 - 2012 Work Life Balance: Working for Fathers? (Lottery Research Fund), Principal Investigator, awarded £322,000 jointly with the charity Working Families (co-investigators Dr Simon Burnett, Distinguished Professor Sir Cary Cooper and Professor Paul Sparrow). Using mixed methods we explored paternal well-being in the context of employment, flexibility and workplace stress
    Jonathan Ives
    • 2010 - 2012 The moral habitus of fatherhood: A study of how men negotiate the moral demands of becoming a father
    Tina Miller
    • 2015 - 2016 Managing modern family lives: public understandings and everyday practises of caring and paid work (British Academy Mid-Career Fellowship)
    • 2010 - 2011 Men, work and family life: A comparison of men’s work/family reconciliations in the UK and Italy (British Academy).
    Giovanna Rossi
    • with Letizia Bosoni: 2017 The Pan Consortium and its Family, assessment of the families’ satisfaction with children enrolled in early childhood service in Italy
    • 2016 - 2017 The Intergenerational solidarity in the family, in collaboration with Institut d’Estudis Superiors de la Família (Universidad Internacional de Cataluña, Barcelona)
    • with Sara Mazzucchelli and Letizia Bosoni: 2016 - 2017 Ageless Talents analysis of the potential of women in mid-late career in Italy, in collaboration with Valore D Association
    Allan Westerling
    • 2014 - 2016: Changing Family life and Work Life. A Longitudinal Study
    • 2012 - 2016: Doing Good Parenthood? in collaboration with Linköping University, Aarhus University and Roskilde University