Our team

CHPR is home to team of highly skilled and experienced researchers. Below is a list of current staff and links to university profiles.


  • Anne-Marie Bagnall is Professor of Health & Wellbeing Evidence and Director of CHPR. Twitter: @drabagnall
  • Jane South is Professor of Healthy Communities and a national adviser on communities to Public Health England
  • Mark Gamsu is a professor at Leeds Beckett University and a fellow of the Faculty for Public Health. Twitter: @markgamsu


  • James Woodall is a Reader and also Head of Subject in Health Promotion at Leeds Beckett University. Twitter: @WoodallDr
  • Louise Warwick-Booth is a Reader in CHPR
  • Ruth Cross is Course Director for Health Promotion at Leeds Beckett University

Research Fellows & Officers

We also work with an excellent team of associate members.