Susan Reid

Research Director

Susan Reid joined the Scottish Centre for Social Research (ScotCen) in 2007 having worked in local government social research. She is project manager of the Scottish Social Attitudes survey which tracks changing public attitudes in Scotland on a range of different political and social issues. Susan also works on qualitative and mixed methods projects and has a particular interest in mental health research.

Her work has included an evaluation of a self management tool for individuals with mental health problems, an evaluation of a service development tool for organisations working in the mental health field and a study exploring people's attitudes towards different kinds of 'emotional support'.