The Tizard Centre

Professor Christine Bigby

Honorary Visiting Professor


Professor & Research Leader Living with Disability, La Trobe University (Australia)

Prof Bigby is a prominent international researcher in the field of intellectual disability. The Tizard Centre has had a long standing connection with La Trobe University with both Dr Julie Beadle-Brown and Emeritus Prof Jim Mansell having had a honorary contract and then a fractional position at La Trobe. Prof Bigby has expertise in qualitative methodology and ageing in intellectual disabilities, having led the IASSIDD SIRG on Ageing and Disbility for many years.

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Last Updated: 18/09/2014