Geoff is the Director of the Centre for Educational Development Appraisal and Research (CEDAR) at the University of Warwick. He has directed over 80 research projects and programmes, and specialises in ‘combined methods’ studies, involving the integration of qualitative and quantitative methods within large-scale, complex studies. Geoff is a Chartered Educational Psychologist and was previously Principal Educational Psychologist for Sheffield Local Authority. His main research interests include special educational needs/inclusion, parenting support and early intervention. As part of the Warwick Consortium, Geoff is Deputy Director and will lead Workstream 1: the Implementation Evaluation, across the five awarded ABS sites.