Claire Chapman



Research title: Supporting victimised autistic women in Scotland: Using inclusive approaches to understanding their experiences

Research Summary

My PhD research aims to better understand the experiences of emotional and practical support services for autistic women who have been victims of crime in Scotland. It will explore the barriers, good practices, and areas for improvement within support provision through inclusive, qualitative research methods with the autistic community and those who work with them. 



SGSSS ESRC-Funded Studentship 2023-2026

Additional Information


  • MRes Criminology (Distinction), University of Glasgow, 2021 to 2022
  • MA (Hons) Geography (First Class), University of Dundee, 2015 to 2019

Recent Work Experience

  • Genecon Ltd, Consultant, 2022 to 2023
  • UoG College of Social Sciences, Repeat Violent Victimisation Intern, 2022
  • ekosgen Ltd, Research Consultant, 2020 to 2021