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Lisa Revell

Lecturer in Social Work / Director of Social Work / Service User Carer Coordinator

Faculty of Health Sciences

01482 464697

Lisa qualified from the University of Hull in 2000, with a DipSW and a degree in Social Work and Social Policy.

She has since practiced in the field of looked after children and child protection for local authority children's services, and as a children's services practitioner at the NSPCC.

Lisa joined the University in January 2009, starting her role as lecturer in November 2011. During this time, she has been programme director for the BA Social Work, and latterly, the Director of Social Work.

She is currently undertaking her PhD in the area of child neglect.


Research Interests

  • Child neglect

  • Working with mothers

  • Supervision in social care



Programmes taught on (2019)

Modules list

  • Social Work Law (BA)

  • Becoming a Professional: Rights, Risks and Responsibilities (BA)

  • Social, Political and Organisational Context of Social Work (MA)

Teaching awards and accolades


  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Professional highlights

Academic qualifications

  • BA Social Work and Social Policy/DipSW

  • MSc Applied Social Research

  • PQSW

  • QCCA

  • currently undertaking PhD

External roles

  • Board Member of Humber Social Work Teaching Partnership

  • Trainer for North East Lincolnshire Children's safeguarding Board

Awards and accolades

  • Shortlisted Student-Led Teaching Award 2017