Department of Politics and International Relations
University of Sheffield
Simon Rushton is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Politics and International Relations at the University of Sheffield, UK. His research interests focus on the global politics of health and on participatory research methods. His work has looked in particular at international responses to HIV/AIDS and other diseases; the links between health and national security; the changing architecture of global health governance; and issues surrounding health care delivery in conflict and other crisis situations. He has a strong interest in participatory research methodologies, including Participatory Video, which he is currently using on projects in Nepal and Colombia.