Robbie Duschinsky

Dr Robbie Duschinsky is a social scientist based in the Primary Care Unit in the School of Clinical Medicine. He contributes to the Behaviour and Health Research Unit expertise around social science, qualitative methods, theories of human behaviour, and the integration of health and social care. His own research, has focused particularly around children and families. For instance, Robbie is currently Principal Investigator on a New Investigator Award from the Wellcome Trust for research on debates in attachment theory and their implications for clinical and social welfare practice. Together with collaborators, he is engaged in empirical research on differences in emotional dysregulation among infants identified as at risk of neglect. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Gender Studies.


Key recent publications

Duschinsky, R., Greco, M. & Solomon, J. (2015) ‘The Politics of Attachment’ Theory, Culture & Society, available on Early View

Duschinsky, R. & Wilson, E. eds. (2015) Engaging with the Work of Lauren Berlant, special issue of the International Journal of Politics, Culture & Society, Volume 28, Issue 3.