Dr Alex Gibson
Senior Research Fellow
School of Law, Criminology and Government (Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Business)
Innovation and Research Fellow, Centre for Health and social care Interdisciplinary Innovation and Research at the University of Plymouth (CHIIR@UP).
My research interests are primarily quantitative in nature and have recently focused on health services research, particularly access to health care and the development of resource allocation methodologies.
Grants & contracts
Gibson A (2016-17) Police Workforce Simulation Model. Cumbria Police and Crime Commissioner.
Asthana S, Gibson A, & Hewson P (2016) Modelling demand, risk andresources for police forces in England and Wales: is there are rural dimension?National Rural Crime Network.
Sheaff R, Allen P, Boiko O, Mannion R, Asthana S, Gibson A & Halliday, J (2015-2017) Diverse Healthcare Providers: Behaviour inresponse to commissioners, patients and innovations, National Institute ofHealth Research / Policy Research Programme.
Asthana S, Gibson A, Bailey T, Hewson P, Moon G & Dibbens C (2011-2014) Equity of access to cardiac and mentalhealth services in England. National Institute of Health Research / HealthServices Research Programme.
Gibson,A. & Hewson, P. (2013) 2011-12 Active People Survey: Small Area Estimation of SportsParticipation. Department for Culture, Media & Sport.GibsonA & Hewson P (2011) Small Area Estimation of Literacy and Numeracy Skills; 2010 Skills forLife Survey. Department for Business, Innovation & Skills.
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