Advisory Group

The Modern Fatherhood study is advised by a group of key stakeholders comprising individuals and organisations with a range of expertise and substantive focuses.

The Advisory Group includes representatives from charities, non-government organisations, government departments and academics.

The Advisory Group is being consulted throughout the life of the study to ensure that the findings are of real use to those working in the field of fathers and fatherhood.


Advisory Group members:

Alison Maitland – Author, journalist and Senior Fellow, The Conference Board

Jackie Scott – Dept of Sociology, University of Cambridge

The Department for Business Innovation and Skills

Julie Samuels – Department for Work and Pensions

Chris Muqanguzi – Family Matters Institute

Adrienne Burgess – The Fatherhood Institute

The Fawcett Society

Caroline Davey – Gingerbread

Wendy Sigle-Rushton – Gender Institute at LSE

The National Children’s Bureau

Teresa Williams – Director, Social Research & Policy, Nuffield Foundation

Nick Turner – Relate

Duncan Wealdon – Senior Economist, TUC

Jonathan Swan – Working Families