• 195 Citations
  • 8 h-Index

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Personal profile


  • 2014 to present : Professor of Social Work
  • 2007 to 2014: Professor of Applied Childhood Studies and Director of the Centre for Applied Childhood Studies
  • 2001 to 2007: The University of The West Indies (various roles - Lecturer in Social Work, Coordinator of Postgraduate SW Studies, Acting Head of Department
  • 2005-2006: Head of Department of Health and Social Care, Royal Holloway College, The University of London
  • 1995-2001: Senior Lecturer in Social Work, Manchester Metropolitan University
  • 1989-1995: Social Work Consultant, National Institute for Social Work (later became SCIE - Social Care Institute for Excellence)
  • 1979-1989: Professional Social Worker, Salford and Manchester Social Services Departments

Research Degree Supervision

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Research Expertise and Interests

  • Social Work
  • Children's Rights
  • Trafficking
  • Child Asylum Seekers
  • Impact of Domestic Violence on Children

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Ni3: None in Three

Jones, A., Ma, M. E., Trotman Jemmott, E., Da Breo, H., Gibbs, G., Boduszek, D., Debowska, A., Tannis, D., Rose, L. R., Joseph, D., Kirkman, G., Buckmire, T. & Smith, D.


Project: Research

Research Output

Designing a Serious Game to Raise Awareness of Intimate Partner Violence Among Adolescents in the UK: The Use of ‘Good Games’ Principles for Effective Behavioural Change

Pearson, J., Wu, S., Royston, H., Smailes, H., Robinson, N., Cowell, A. & Jones, A., 28 Jul 2020, Interactivity, Game Creation, Design, Learning, and Innovation : 8th EAI International Conference, ArtsIT 2019, and 4th EAI International Conference, DLI 2019, Aalborg, Denmark, November 6–8, 2019, Proceedings. Brooks, A. & Brooks, E. I. (eds.). 1st ed. Springer Nature Switzerland AG, p. 458-476 19 p. (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social-Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, LNICST; vol. 328 LNICST).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Is female psychopathy linked with child abuse? An empirical investigation using a person-centered approach

    Boduszek, D., Debowska, A., Willmott, D., Jones, A., DeLisi, M. & Kirkman, G., 18 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. 28, 6, p. 708-725 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 9 Citations (Scopus)

    Prosocial video game as an intimate partner violence prevention tool among youth: A randomised controlled trial

    Boduszek, D., Debowska, A., Jones, A., Ma, M., Smith, D., Willmott, D., Trotman-Jemmott, E., Da Breo, H. & Kirkman, G., 1 Apr 2019, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 93, p. 260-266 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 7 Citations (Scopus)
    Open Access
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)
    Open Access
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Press / Media

    Report: Video Games can Actually Reduce Violence as Well as Cause It

    Adele Jones, Daniel Boduszek & Gill Kirkman


    1 item of Media coverage, 1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    £4.5 million 'domestic violence prevention computer game' chosen to feature at London Design Fair

    Adele Jones & Daniel Boduszek


    2 items of Media coverage, 1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research

    UTech research to address gender-based violence

    Adele Jones


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Other