Emma Wincup

Emma Wincup

Research Manager (Qualitative)


Email: [email protected]

Twitter: @DrEWincup

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/DrEmmaWincupJRF

Research interests

Emma’s research focuses on monitoring poverty and destitution, particularly using qualitative and participatory methods.

She is interested in the drivers of poverty, understanding who is most at risk of poverty and why, and the impact of living in poverty.


Emma was a university academic for over twenty years prior to joining JRF holding posts at the Universities of Leeds, Kent, Cardiff, Bangor and Cambridge. A full list of her publications can be found at https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Emma-Wincup. They cover a wide range of topics relating to crime, social policy and qualitative research.