Shaun began working at SCHE as a research assistant in March 2016 after completing his PhD at Swansea University in 2014 and spending a short amount of time as a big data analyst in the insurance industry.  Shaun’s background in economics provides a wide skill set including the interpretation of empirical evidence with theory and is experienced at utilising econometric evaluation and modelling concepts to provide outcomes transferable to real-world solutions.

Shaun is working on various studies based in Swansea and elsewhere including the ReMemBrIn study, a group memory rehabilitation intervention for those with traumatic brain injury, with the Nottingham Clinical Trials Unit.


  1. & Unloading knee brace is a cost-effective method to bridge and delay surgery in unicompartmental knee arthritis. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine 2(1), e000195
  2. & Investigating the feasibility of an enhanced contact intervention in self-harm and suicidal behaviour: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial delivering a Social support and Wellbeing Intervention following Self Harm (SWISH). BMJ Open 6(9), e012043