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Gillian joined the School of Health and Life Sciences at Teesside University, in 2015 to start work on her PhD which was entitled ‘Exploring the factors affecting the implementation of tobacco and substance use interventions within the secondary school setting’ and was funded via Fuse.
Following the completion of her PhD in 2018, Gillian has worked on multiple large research projects, across different roles and is now a Research Associate and Senior Research Manager in the School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Law.
Her main research interests are around substance use, implementation science and research focusing on young people. She is currently working on several projects with her primary role being the project manager for 'Your Voice Heard' which is exploring the experiences of young people and parents engaging with suicide and self-harm services. She also provides support to other research projects mainly consisting of qualitative data collection, using the implementation theory Normalization Process Theory and writing papers, reports and book chapters.
Summary of Research Interests
Research interests (in brief):
- Co-production and translational research.
- Health Improvement and Interventions.
- Implementation Science.
- Young People.
- Qualitative Research Methods.
- Your Voice Heard- Exploring the experiences of young people and parents engaging with self-harm and suicide services.
- APPRAISE- A feasibility study exploring alcohol brief interventions for male remand prisoners.
- What is in a Meter? A study exploring the use and implementation of different metering technology in Mumbai, India.
PhD, Teesside University
1 May 2015 → 1 Dec 2018
Award Date: 1 Dec 2018
Master, Newcastle University
1 Sep 2012 → 1 Sep 2013
Award Date: 1 Sep 2013
Bachelor, University of Leeds
1 Sep 2008 → 1 Jul 2011
Award Date: 1 Jul 2011
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Krishna Priya, G. S., Pillai, G., Jana, A., Sarkar, A., Thomas, N., Crosbie, T., Abi Ghanem, D., Waller, G., Divers, A., Newbury-Birch, D. & Bandyopadhyay, S., 11 Apr 2022, Advances in Urban Design and Engineering . Banerji, P. & Jana, A. (eds.). Springer, p. 217-235
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter
A two-arm parallel-group individually randomised prison pilot study of a male remand alcohol intervention for self-efficacy enhancement: The APPRAISE study protocolHolloway, A., Guthrie, V., Waller, G., Smith, J., Boyd, J., Mercado, S., Smith, P., Stenhouse, R., Sheikh, A., Parker, R. A., Stoddart, A., Conaglen, P., Coulton, S., Stadler, G., Hunt, K., Bray, J., Ferguson, J., Sondhi, A., Lynch, K., Rees, J., & 1 others, 2 Apr 2021, In: BMJ Open. 11, 4, p. e040636 e040636.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile21 Downloads (Pure)
Jana, A., Sarkar, A., Thomas, N., Priya, G. S. K., Bandyopadhyay, S., Crosbie, T., Abi Ghanem, D., Waller, G., Pillai, G. & Newbury-Birch, D., 24 Jul 2021, In: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. 23, 8, p. 2471-2495 25 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Divers, A., Ferguson, J., Waller, G. & Newbury-Birch, D., Oct 2021, 4 p.
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Crosbie, T., Abi Ghanem, D., Waller, G., Waller, G. & Jana, A., 1 Jan 2020
Research output: Non-textual form › Web publication/siteOpen Access
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Exploring the factors affecting the implementation of tobacco and substance use interventions within a secondary school setting: a systematic review
Exploring the factors affecting the implementation of tobacco and substance use interventions within the secondary school settingAuthor: Waller, G., 15 Feb 2019
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