Jason Schaub

Dr Jason Schaub

Fellow | academic

Lecturer in Social Work
University of Birmingham
School of Social Policy University of Birmingham Edgbaston
B15 2TT


Jason is a Lecturer in Social Work, and Deputy Director of PGR for the School of Social Policy. His areas of teaching and research include gender and sexuality, leadership in social work, and children and families social work. He is co-chair of the UK regional network for International Partnership for Queer Youth Resilience (INQYR) and previously chair of Sexuality in Social Work interest group, and is a founding member of European Social Work Research Association. His research focusses on gender and sexuality, particularly improving the wellbeing of LGBTQ+ young people, and professional engagement with LGBTQ+ people, predominantly using evidence-based methodologies and mixed methods. His research also examines leadership in social work and child protection practices.