Our Trustees

Our Trustees guide our charity's decision-making on strategic issues. 

TRN Board of Trustees

TRN Research Lead


Dr. Ian Barron

Prof. University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Professor Ian Barron is from Scotland and currently holds tenure as a professor at the University of Massachusetts (UMass) in the USA, where he is the Director of the Center for International Education (UMass). He is also the co-director of the International Centre for Child Trauma Prevention and Recovery (ICCTPR) and is an honorary professor at the University of Dundee.

Professor Barron sits on the Council of Scholars and is principle investigator for trauma recovery projects running in Afghanistan, Palestine, Brazil, Greece and the UK. Dr Barron's trauma recovery projects have been captured in a Research Excellence Framework impact case study, which rated the impact and reach of his research as outstanding and world leading. Dr Barron is widely published in high impact peer review journals.