Steve McKay is a Distinguished Professor in Social Research in the College of Social Science, and joined the University of Lincoln in April 2013. Between 2007 and 2013 he was professor in social research at the University of Birmingham, where he was also Director of the ESRC Doctoral Training Centre from 2010. Previously he worked in the Personal Finance Research Centre (University of Bristol), and also at the universities of Bath and Loughborough, and at IFS, NatCen and PSI.
School Director of Research.
College lead for Impact and for REF.
Social research; inequality; family policy; quantitative methods; social security and pensions.
— University of Bristol, 2007
BA Philosophy, Politics & Economics
— University of Oxford, 1989
External Activities and Consultancy
External examiner for BSc Social Policy at the LSE.