Karen Kellard

Executive Director

Qualitative Research Unit

Karen has extensive experience of qualitative research and evaluation within the areas of exclusion, vulnerability and disadvantage, health, crime, justice and policing, disability, labour market participation and welfare policy. Karen and her team in the Qualitative Research Unit offer expertise in conducting research with a wide range of respondent groups ranging from senior government officials to those disadvantaged by place, circumstances or personal characteristics.

Karen is also an adjunct at ANU's Centre for Social Research and Methods, working collaboratively on research studies as well as providing guest lectures on qualitative research.