Research Output per year
Dr Tom Wakeford is Lead Practitioner at the Centre’s People’s Knowledge and Transdisciplinary Working Group, which represents the Centre on the international AR+ initiative. He combines knowledge of the biosciences with 20 years’ practice and analysis of participatory and inclusive approaches to action research.
He has led, evaluated or been a research collaborator in numerous participatory action research processes within three broad themes:
- Food justice, health, climate change and sustainability
- Democratisation of new technologies, including genetic modification, nanotechnology and synthetic biology
- Diversities of knowledge, particularly expertise gained through experience and inclusivity in relation to ethno-cultural diversity, indigenous peoples, gender, age, disabled people and sexuality.
Tom is a Fellow of the Linnean Society and an adviser to the European Commission on public dialogue. He is Policy Adviser to the Commissioners to the Indian Supreme Court and Editorial Advisory Board member of the journals Action Research (Sage Publications) and Citizen Science: Theory and Practice (Ubiquity Press).
Research output: Research - peer-review › Anthology or Edited Book
Research output: Research › Article