Our academic roles

Peer reviewing

In recent years CHP staff provided peer review of publications for journals including the following:

  • Ageing and Society
  • Annals of the Association of American Geographers
  • British Journal of Social Work
  • Environment and Planning
  • Erdkunde (German geography journal)
  • European Journal of Homelessness 
  • Health and Social Care in the Community
  • Housing Studies
  • International Journal of Housing Policy
  • Journal of Poverty and Social Justice
  • Planning, Practice and Research
  • Retraite et Societe (French retirement journal)
  • Social Policy and Society
  • Social Science and Medicine
  • Urban Studies


CHP staff include the co-editor of the European Journal of Homelessness, and board members of the International Journal of Housing Policy and Mortality and Markers.

Funding applications and project progress

CHP staff provide regular peer reviews of funding applications and project progress for organisations including the following:

  • Big Lottery
  • Broadway (a charity that works with homeless people)
  • Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Economic and Social Research Council
  • Joseph Rowntree Foundation
  • Orbit Housing Group
  • Trust for London
  • Wales Office of Research and Development

Research networks

CHP members belong to research networks including:

  • Housing Studies Association
  • Social Policy Association
  • Australian Housing & Urban Research Institute
  • European Network for Housing Research 
  • Asia-Pacific Network for Housing Research 
  • East Asian Social Policy network
  • European Observatory of Homelessness
  • Science and Technology Studies Unit (University of York)
  • Centre for Urban Research (University of York)


CHP staff have taught on undergraduate and postgraduate courses at the University of York, and the LSE.

They have acted as external examiners for undergraduate and postgraduate courses at the University of Stirling, Birmingham University, de Montfort University, and the University of Lincoln.

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