Dr Liz Graveling

Liz Graveling is the Ministry Division Research Officer.Liz Graveling

To ensure the work of the Ministry Division is grounded in solid understanding of existing practice and experience, Liz carries out and advises on research into a range of areas related to ministry within the Church of England. Her research background includes work on religion and development from a social-anthropological perspective, and she regularly trains researchers around the country in the use of NVivo for qualitative data analysis.

Liz directs the Living Ministry Research Programme, following cohorts of clergy through ministry to find out what helps them to flourish. Other areas of research have included:

  • Initial ministerial education

  • Gender and ministry

  • Young vocations to ordained ministry.

You can usually find me at my desk:

Ministry Division
Archbishops' Council
Church House
Great Smith Street

I regularly check my email:


If you'd prefer to speak with me:

my office number is 020 7898 1410.

If you reach my voicemail please leave a message and I will call you back as soon as I can.

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