Core Team

Hillcroft House Research Hub specialises in research and the analysis of human behaviour, emotions, how people learn and understanding the impact of key events in their lives.

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Core Team

Hillcroft House Research Hub specialises in research and the analysis of human behaviour and emotions. 

The core team have spent careers in management, medicine and mental health.  They have the knowledge and skills acquired in the workplace, augmented by management education and fully developed by the study of behaviour. Hillcroft House Research Hub is the organisation that both created and developed Intelligent Behaviour Analytics®

All members of the core team are Visiting Lecturers in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University.

CORE TEAM

Professor Adam Crizzle

  • Adam is a Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. He is also the Managing Director & Research Director at Hillcroft House Research Hub. Click here for more information

Sarah Crizzle, BMus (Hons) PGCE.

  • Sarah is a Visiting Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. She is the Managing Director &  Creative Director at Hillcroft House Research Hub. Click here for more information

Angela Zvesper BSc (Econ); MBA.

  • Angela is a Visiting Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. She is the Programme Director at Hillcroft House and also a Director of IBA Governance Limited. Click here for more infomation

Dr Paul Coulter, MBChB, DRCOG, DCH, DFFP, MRCGP (MERIT), DIP. PAL. MED., MRCP (UK) (Palliative Medicine)

  • Paul is a Visiting Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. He is the Medical Director at Hillcroft House Research Hub, Chair of IBAAC (IBA Advisory Committee Clinical Governance), and a Consultant in Palliative Medicine for Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust. Click here for more information

Ryan Marcovich, BSc (Hons), MSc, BABCP, BPS

  • Ryan is a Visiting Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. He is the Mental Health Director at Hillcroft House Research Hub and the Specialist Lead for IBAAC (IBA Advisory Committee Clinical Governance). Click here for more information

Sarah Palios, BSc (Hons), ACMI, MCMI

  • Sarah is a Visiting Lecturer in the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences at Birmingham City University. She is also the Strategic Development Director at Hillcroft House Research Hub and a Director of IBA Governance Limited. Click here for more information

Katy Palios, BSc (Hons)

  • Katy is a Research Graduate at Hillcroft House Research Hub. She achieved a First-Class Hons degree in Psychology with Neuroscience from the University of Sussex in July 2017. She is going on to complete an MSc in Clinical Neuroscience at King’s College London starting September 2018.
  • Currently, Katy is carrying out research using Intelligent Behaviour Analytics® within the educational sector. She is also a core member of the development team for IBA Language which is the third component of the Intelligent Behaviour Analytics® suite of programmes.