Institute of Health & Society

Staff Profile

Emma McLellan

Research Assistant



I joined Newcastle University in November 2010 and have since been involved with several research projects, primarily interviewing people aged over 60 years in their own homes. I am now part of the National Institute of Health Research Programme 'Supporting Excellence in End of life care for people with Dementia' (SEED) led by Prof Louise Robinson.

  • MSc Social Research
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology/Sociology
Previous Positions at Newcastle University
  • Research Assistant on the STRIDE project 
  • Interviewer on the Do-Well trial 
  • Interviewer on Cognitive Function and Ageing Study II (CFAS II) 
Previous Employment

Prior to joining Newcastle University I worked for several years within the Voluntary and Community Sector. I managed a regional research and website initiative into training and skills development, and then moved on to research into funding availability to help produce a regional funding guide.