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Anthea Tinker

Professor Anthea Tinker

Professor of Social Gerontology

Contact details:

Postal address:
Franklin-Wilkins Building
United Kingdom

Telephone: 82747

ORCID: 0000-0002-0305-7198

Scopus Author ID: 57200398943


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Research interests

Ageing; social policy; ethics; housing; assistive technology; elder abuse; carers; very old people; retirement; intergenerational links and long term care.

Research interests

Anthea Tinker is Professor of Social Gerontology. Her current research is focussing on long term care, housing, technology, and the role of Grandparents. Anthea is involved in teaching Social Policy on the Gerontology postgraduate and inter-collated degrees. Anthea has a particular interest in research ethics and has just completed 10 years chairing the College Research Ethics Committee. She also serves on a number of international and national advisory committees.

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