Dr Aaron Reeves

Associate Professor of Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation


Dr Reeves is a sociologist with interests in public health, culture, and political economy. His research is focused on understanding the causes and consequences of social and economic inequality across countries.

He joined Oxford's Department of Social Policy and Intervention in March 2018. Since 2016 Aaron has been an Associate Professorial Research Fellow in Poverty and Inequality at LSE's International Inequalities Institute.


  • Health effects of welfare reform
  • Universal credit
  • Social class

Media experience

Dr Reeves has extensive experience with broadcast media, including BBC Radio, CBS, and Sky News.