Projects per year
Older men at the margins study: a qualitative study of older men's experiences of seeking social engagement and combating loneliness in later life. Funded by the NIHR School for Social Care Research, based at the School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol. Principal Investigator. Read more here.
Trans* ageing and care (TrAC): a mixed methods study into dignified and inclusive health and social care for older trans* and intersex people in Wales. Funded by Dunhill Medical Turst, based at Swansea University. Principal investigator and co-manager. Read more here.
As a social care researcher my research areas include: older men's experiences of loneliness and social isolation; sexuality, care and ageing; trans ageing and gender identity; inclusive care provision for diverse groups of older people; equality measures in organisations, and; LGBTQ youth health and wellbeing. I welcome proposals for postgraduate research (PhD/ Masters) in any of the above areas.
External Examiner, University of East AngliaSep 2019 → …
External Examiner, University of York1 Oct 2014 → Sep 2018
Structured keywords and research groupings
- Ageing and the Life Course
- SPS Centre for Research in Health and Social Care
20/07/20 → 31/07/21
1/07/18 → 30/03/19
Casting light on the distinctive contribution of social work in multidisciplinary teams for older peopleWillis, P. B., Lloyd, L. E., Hammond, J. E. F., Milne, A., Nelson-Becker, H., Perry, E., Ray, M., Richards, S. & Tanner, D., 4 Feb 2021, In: British Journal of Social Work. 18 p., bcab004.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article (Academic Journal) › peer-review
Challenges to a Rights-Based Approach in Sexual Health Policy: A Comparative Study of Turkey and EnglandYilmaz, V. & Willis, P., 1 Apr 2020, In: Societies. 10, 2, 17 p., 33.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article (Academic Journal) › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile39 Downloads (Pure)
Cameron, A. M., Johnson, E. K., Willis, P. B., Lloyd, L. E. & Smith, R. C., 17 Jun 2020, In: Quality in Ageing and Older Adults.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article (Academic Journal) › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile59 Downloads (Pure)