Iwaniec is Emeritus Professor of Social Work and former Director
of the Institute of Child Care Research at Queen’s University
Belfast (she retired in 2005). Professor Iwaniec is well-known
for her extensive research, practice and writing in the areas
of emotional abuse and neglect and failure to thrive in children.
She is the author of over a hundred scientific
and practice papers and many chapters in edited books. She has
written several books on the subject of child care and child protection
and some books have been translated into different languages.
Her writing is influenced by continuous practice
and empirical evidence, as well as independent assessments of
abused and neglected children as an Expert Witness for the Courts.
Many of her books and papers are listed on this
web site along with details of her other works involving speaking,
training, consultancy and court work.