Peter Hillen is a Research Fellow currently supporting the design and development of a collaborative Allied Health Professionals and Social Work programme in the School of Health and Social Care. He also contributes to teaching in the School.
Peter has professional background in social care, working in the fields of homelessness and addictions. He has a PhD in social work from the University of Edinburgh in which he explored beliefs (religious, spiritual, and secular) in pathways of recovery from problematic substance use. He also has an MSc in social work and an MTh in theology and the ethics of communication.