Professorial Research Fellow in Social Justice, University of Bristol, UK
Prof. David Gordon is a Professorial Research Fellow in Social Justice, Bristol University, UK. He is also the Director of the Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research.
Prof. Gordon combined his background in biology and geology with anti-poverty policy, while helping to find safe public water supplies in the South Pacific. He has researched and published in the fields of the scientific measurement of poverty, crime and poverty, childhood disability, area-based anti-poverty measures, the causal effects of poverty on ill health, housing policy and rural poverty.