Kate Pickett

Theme Co-lead

Kate Pickett FRSA FFPH, leads the Public Health & Society research group, and is Deputy Director of the Centre for Future Health and Associate Director of the Leverhulme Centre for Anthropocene Biodiversity, all at the University of York. She is co-author, with Richard Wilkinson, of the bestselling The Spirit Level (2009) and The Inner Level (2018). Kate is co-PI for the current Born in Bradford sweep funded by the MRC and ESRC, associate director of Born in Bradford’s Better Start Innovation Hub, and lead for the Healthy Livelihoods theme for ActEarly. Within the Y&H ARC she co-leads the Early Years and Prevention theme.

Kate Pickett's latest publications

The Born in Bradford COVID-19 Research Study: Protocol for an adaptive mixed methods research study to gather actionable intelligence on the impact of COVID-19 on health inequalities amongst families living in Bradford

Turning their backs on the ‘ladder of success’? Unexpected responses to the MacArthur Scale of Subjective Social Status

Other Team members

Kate Morton

Research Fellow

Sarah Blower

Principal Research Fellow

Mallory Morehead

Research Fellow