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Personal details
Name Professor David Gordon
Job title Professorial Research Fellow in Social Justice
Department School for Policy Studies University of Bristol
Work contact details
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Telephone number work(0117) 954 6761
Qualifications BSc(Sus), PhD(Bristol)
Professional details
Keywords poverty and deprivation
health inequalities
social inclusion
disability
social justice
Third World
resource allocation
census
Areas of expertise I am an expert on poverty and poverty related research. I am director of the Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research (www.bristol.ac.uk/poverty). I am also the Professor of Social Justice in the School for Policy Studies and have an expertise in social justice and criminal justice matters.

I have done extensive research into inequalities in health and the fair allocation of government expenditure

I am also experienced in the analysis of social statistics and in particular the Census.

Finally, I have more than ten years experience of studying disability in childhood and into the definitions of disability.
Media experience I am used to talking to and writing for the media