Val McNeice
Senior Public Health Research Specialist


Phone: 0141 330 2660


Val is a Senior Public Health Research Specialist at the Glasgow Centre for Population Health. She works across the Centre’s themes with a particular focus on community-based research and evaluation.

With Jennifer McLean, Val has published a variety of reports and outputs on the subject of asset-based approaches, including a report of case study research . Val and Jennifer are now following this up with research into asset-based approaches in health and social care service settings.

Val is involved in evaluating the provision of parenting support across Greater Glasgow and Clyde, and is also working on the evaluation of an innovative new model of childcare provision for Shettleston and Calton.

In terms of resilience, Val is part of the multi-agency ‘Resilient Glasgow’ team and jointly authored a review of the literature on resilience for public health.

Val also has an interest in action research. With the Scottish Community Development Centre, Val recently completed a piece of action research titled ‘Animating Assets’ and works on ‘Weathering Change’ – an action research programme based in North Glasgow with a focus on climate change resilience. 

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