Research Domain Director, Applied Health
Professor Matt Sutton was appointed Research Domain Director for Applied Health in June 2018.
He is a Chair in Health Economics at Manchester, and joined the University as a Professor of Health Economics in April 2008. His research interests are in the financing and organisation of healthcare, the healthcare workforce, and influences on health and health behaviours.
Professor Sutton completed his undergraduate degree in Economics with Econometrics at the University of Leeds in 1990 and an MSc in Health Economics at the University of York in 1991.
He has held research posts at York, the University of New South Wales in Sydney, and the University of Glasgow. He has also worked as an Economic Adviser for the Scottish Executive.
Prior to joining Manchester, he was Professor of Health Economics at the University of Aberdeen and Director of the Behaviour, Performance and Organisation of Care Programme in the Health Economics Research Unit.