Institute of Criminal Justice Studies


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Ms Sophie Hanspal

  • Role Title: Learning Development Tutor (Research Skills) - (maternity cover)
  • Address: St George's Building, 141 High Street, Portsmouth PO1 2HY
  • Telephone: 023 9284 5065
  • Email:
  • Department: Institute of Criminal Justice Studies
  • Faculty: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Sophie obtained a BSc Degree in Sociology and an MSc Degree in Social Statistics (Research methods) both from the University of Southampton.

As a Learning Support Tutor in Research Skills, my role is to provide additional support with developing quantitative research skills. This includes:

  • Understanding statistical concepts
  • Survey design
  • Coding data
  • Data entry/analysis using Excel or SPSS
  • Writing up your data analysis in a report or Dissertation

Read more about Learning Support in Quantitative Research Skills.