Amanda Pavey, Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson and Toby Pavey

Amanda Pavey

Ms Amanda Pavey is a qualitative health researcher currently based in the Department of Education at the University of Bath. Her current research specialisms cohere around the embodied experience of chronic illness, the sociology of health and illness, end of life care, and qualitative methodologies. Ms Pavey is currently in the closing stages of her PhD.

Department of Education
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
University of Bath
Claverton Down, Bath, BA2 7AY
United Kingdom


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Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson

Jacquelyn Allen-Collinson is Reader in the Sociology of Sport and the Body at the University of Lincoln, UK. Her research interests cohere around the sociology of embodiment, particularly women's lived-body experiences, which she has utilised feminist phenomenology to address. She is also interested in the role of identity work (from a symbolic interactionist perspective) and the embodied experience of injury and illness in sport.

United Kingdom


Toby Pavey

Dr. Toby Pavey is a Health Service researcher currently based in the School of Human Movement Studies at the University of Queensland. His research specialism involves a wide range areas pertained with health service research, including, service users, cancer drug effectiveness and other health technologies, with a current focus on physical activity and health. He publishes in a wide range of international medical and public health journals.

School of Human Movement Studies
Univesity of Queensland
St. Lucia Campus
Brisbane, QLD, 4072