Prof Alan Petersen

Professor Alan Petersen is a distinguished health sociologist and the Discipline Convener in the School of Political and Social Inquiry at Monash University. He specialises in the sociology of public health, health promotion and illness. Previously he was Professor of Sociology at Plymouth University (2001-2007). Read Alan's full profile

University of Plymouth

The University of Plymouth has a long record of high quality innovative research as demonstrated by its achievements in the Research Assessment Exercise (RAE). The university submitted twenty-five Units of Assessment in the 2008 RAE and the results show that, overall, 80% of the research was judged as being of international repute. Find out more