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MATTHEWS Hugh BA (Hons), PhD
British social scientist and academic
Director of Research and Knowledge Transfer and Dean of the Graduate School, University of Northampton

Education: BA (Hons), Geography, University of Wales; PhD, University of Wales

Career: Professor Hugh Matthews is Director of Research and Knowledge Transfer and inaugural Dean of the Graduate School at the University of Northampton. He leads an administration responsible for developing and fulfilling the university’s research, consultancy and business development portfolio. With an international reputation for his studies on children and young people, Professor Matthews is currently Director of the Centre for Children and Youth, inaugural Editor of the journal Children’s Geographies (see url below), a member of the International Editorial Board of the Journal of Geography in Higher Education (see url below) and past Chair of the UK research group on children, youth and their families.

Publications include: more than 200 published papers, books and research reports

Contact details: Address: The Knowledge Exchange, Park Campus, UKUniversity of Northampton, Northampton, NN2 7AH, England; Tel: +44 (0)1604 892810; Email: ; Website: / ; Website: ; Website: .

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