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John Devaney

John Devaney, PhD is a Senior Lecturer in Social Work within the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work, at Queen's University Belfast. He joined the university in 2006 after a working as a social worker and senior manager in social care. His research interests lie in the areas of familial violence, the safeguarding of children from abuse and neglect, the development of child welfare policy and the impact of childhood adversity across the lifecourse.He has published widely on...See more