Dr Rosie Erol


Research Fellow, Violence Prevention

Department of Violence Prevention, Trauma and Criminology

Contact Details

email: r.erol@worc.ac.uk
tel: 01905 85 5047

  • BSc (Hons) Physics
  • MSc Instrumentation and Analytical Science
  • PhD in Medical Physics: An investigation of the use of electrical impedance tomography to measure the transport of food and gastric contents between the human stomach and oesophagus


Policing vulnerability recognising and responding vulnerability, assessing risk, professional curiosity

Health related research and evaluation, evaluation of continuing professional development programmes for nurses and health professionals.

Violent crime and alcohol-related offending

Problem-oriented policing and partnerships

Professional Bodies

Member of the British Society of Criminology



Rosie Erol, Brooker, D. & Peel, E. (2016): The impact of dementia on women internationally: An integrative review, Health Care for Women International http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07399332.2016.1219357


Rosie Erol, Penney Upton, Dominic Upton (2016) Supporting Completion of an Online Continuing Professional Development Programme for Newly Qualified Practitioners: A Qualitative Evaluation. Nurse Education Today 42, 62-68 DOI: 10.1016/j.nedt.2016.04.005


Rosie Erol, Penney Upton, Hazel Mackenzie, Peter Donnelly, Dominic Upton (2015) Delivering the Future: An evaluation of a multidisciplinary clinical leadership programme. British Journal of Healthcare Management 21 (1), 29–35 doi:10.12968/bjhc.2015.21.1.29


Upton, P., Taylor, C., Erol, R. & Upton, D. (2014) Family-based childhood obesity interventions in the UK: a systematic review of published studies. Community Practitioner, 87(5), 25–29.


Upton, P., Taylor, C.E., Peters, D.M., Erol, R. and Upton, D (2013) The effectiveness of local child weight management programmes: an audit study. Child: Care Health and Development 31(1), 125-133(doi:10.1111/j.1365-2214.2012.01378.x)


Geoff Berry, Peter Briggs, Rosie Erol and Lauren van Staden. (2011) The effectiveness of partnership working in a crime and disorder context: a rapid evidence assessment. Research Report 52. London: Home Office.


Burrell, A. and Erol, R. (2009) Tackling violence in the night-time economy on the ground: Putting policy into practice in England and Wales Crime Prev Community Safety 11(3), 189-203


Bullock, K., Erol, R., Tilley, N. (2006) Problem-oriented policing and partnerships: implementing an evidence-based approach to crime reduction, Crime Reduction Series. Series edited by Gloria Laycock. Cullompton: Willan Publishing.


Erol, R. and Millie, A. (2006) ‘Identifying and disseminating ‘good’ community safety practice: a problem solving approach’, Safer Communities, 5(1), 18-24.


Millie, A., Erol, R. (2006) Rehabilitation and resettlement: A study of prolific offender case management in Birmingham, UK. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 50 (6) 691-710.


External Responsibilities

Reviewer for Crime Prevention and Community Safety: an International Journal

Reviewer for Online journal: Papers from the British Criminology Conference