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Prof Ken Roberts BSc(Soc); MSc(Econ)

Professor Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology

    Research

    Research Interests

    Youth
    Leisure
    East-Central Europe
    Post-communism

    Research Grants

    Innercity Support

    METROPOLITAN BOROUGH OF WIRRAL (UK)

    August 1992 - December 2009

    Empowering the young generation: towards a new social contract in South and East Mediterranean countries (SAHWA)

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    January 2014 - March 2017

    Community Response To Sports Centre Provision In Belfast

    SPORTS COUNCIL FOR NORTHERN IRELAND (UK)

    October 1987 - December 2009

    Car offender project.

    MERSEYSIDE PROBATION TRUST (UK)

    December 1994 - March 2001

    Youth transitions and their family-household contexts in the South Caucasus.

    INTAS

    June 2006 - May 2009

    The Reform of Human Resource Management in Kazakhstan.

    INTAS

    July 1999 - June 2002

    The Reform of Human Resource Management inKazakhstan.

    INTAS

    July 1999 - June 2002

    Education, Labour Markets and Human Resource Management in Central Asia.

    INTAS

    September 2005 - August 2007

    An evaluation of programmes to assist the young unemployed in post-communist East-Central Europe.

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    April 1996 - December 2009

    Transitions to adulthood in present day Ukraine, Georgia and Armenia.

    INTAS

    August 2001 - July 2004

    Young Adults in The Russian Federation: Socio-Cultural Orientations, Patterns of Employment and Unemployment, Social Protection and Adaptation.

    INTAS

    May 1999 - April 2002