Ask the Expert Series: Supporting ex-offenders on their path to rehabilitation and employment

Our Ask The Expert series, in association with the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), brings academic research on public policy into the heart of Westminster.

On Tuesday 20 November, we were joined by the Rt Hon David Gauke MP, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice; Frances Crook, Howard League for Penal Reform; Professor Fergus McNeill, University of Glasgow and Dr Philippa Tomczak, University of Nottingham

The panel examined policies and research to address ex-offender rehabilitation.

Chair: James Kirkup, SMF Director

Rt Hon David Gauke MP, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice
Frances Crook, Chief Executive, Howard League for Penal Reform
Prof Fergus McNeill, Professor of Criminology & Social Work, University of Glasgow
Dr Philippa Tomczak, Senior Research Fellow (Nottingham Research Fellow), Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Nottingham.

Watch a full video of the event here.

View Professor Fergus McNeill’s slides here

View Dr Philippa Tomczak’s slides here

This event is took place as part of the ESRC’s Festival of Social Science. Find out more on the ESRC website, and follow the Festival on Twitter using #esrcfestival

Follow the Ask the Expert series on Twitter via @SMFthinktank and @ESRC, #SMFask


Related items: