Current PhD students

Find out what some of our current postgraduate researchers are working on.

  • Agoston, Gergely - TBA
  • Ahmad, Zarina - TBA
  • Aktas, Puren - The diverse responses of physicians to the use of diagnosis-related groups in two publicly funded health care systems: a comparative study of England and Turkey
  • Al-Khaffaf, Omayma - TBA
  • Alkindi, Abdulghani - TBA
  • Arkwright, Cressida - Youth engagement in young democracies: Assessing the patterns, processes and impact of youth engagement in Ukraine.
  • Barritt, Joshua - EU Foreign Policy Approaches to Environmental Security in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Beyer, Elisabell - TBA
  • Breckwoldt, James - TBA
  • Bringmann, Jeannine - Neorepublican distributive justice.
  • Buarque, Beatriz - Antisemitic conspiracy theories in Brasil, Argentina and the UK; A comparative study of social media hate speech.
  • Cashell, Niamh - TBA
  • Coleman, Carys - TBA
  • Doyle, Sofia - Staff-Student Sexual Violence in the Academy: Everyday Insecurity, Everyday Resistance.
  • Eggleston, Andrew - The Limits to Housing Policy in the UK
  • Espinoza, Francisco - Social classes under neoliberalism in Latin America: a comparative analysis of political behaviour
  • Fowler, Ceri - TBA
  • Greziller, Marion - TBA
  • Gribble, Nicholas - TBA
  • Griffiths, James - The nature of nationalist sentiment within multi-nation states.
  • Hartland, Alexander - TBA
  • Hu, Zixuan - TBA
  • Jedrzejczak, Karolina - The crisis of representative democracy: the issue of self-alienation.
  • Kanellopoulos, Konstantinos - A Tale of ‘Two Depressions’: Greece's Inter-War ‘Great Depression’ vs. the Modern 'Greek Odyssey' – Drawing Lessons from History Through the lens of Political Economy
  • Khokhar, Warda - TBA
  • Kittiwanich, Kwanchanok - TBA
  • Kohnke, Anna-Maria - Establishing a “work index” of wellbeing: an investigation into working conditions as a fundamental welfare indicator
  • Koutlou, Aliki - Debt beyond credit: exploring the rise and impact of utility arrears in Greece under austerity
  • Ledoux, Sarah - TBA
  • Logan, Mark - TBA
  • Loginovic, Julija - The individualisation discourse in global neoliberal governance and its role in subjectivity production: the case of the World Development Report
  • Maki, Aino ursula - On the biopolitics of primitive accumulation: housewifisation in the global political economy
  • Manakun, Tawan - ‘Non-domination, wealth inequality, and the property system.'
  • Martinez Fernandez, Ana - ‘Backlashes and Resistances to Reproductive Rights in Latin America: A comparative analysis of Argentina and El Salvador.’
  • Martins, Marcelle - TBA
  • Mendes vasconcelos, Elisa - Gender Inequality in the High-Rank Federal Bureaucratic Posts in Brazil.
  • Miori, Marta - TBA
  • Monaco, Davide - The neoliberalisation process in Italy after the 2011 sovereign debt crisis: social forces, consensus and common sense
  • Morrell, Isabel - TBA
  • Noun, Anthony - Building resilience of the political leadership to embrace and adopt a more citizen-centred local public services. 
  • Nychyk, Alina - TBA
  • O'neill, Siobhan - TBA
  • Pala, Davide - 'Assessing the global order: A republican idea of global politics justice.
  • Perry, Matthew - 'What is the point of dignity? A re-characterisation of dignity as the basis of (human) rights status.
  • Pirdzuns, Dennis - Poverty and the Problem of Enough.
  • Powell, Molly - Privacy rights, technology design, and state obligations.
  • Rodekirchen, Magdalena - Towards an intersectional analysis of human-nature relations in feminist political ecology: bridging the divide between the post-colonial and the posthuman
  • Rubin, David - Inventing collective defence: A rational model for the assessment of alliances
  • Rushworth, Kenneth - Electoral Registration in Britain: Inequality, Reform and the Prospects for Automatic Registration.
  • Sabur, Zeenat - TBA
  • Scott, Ralph - TBA
  • Siddique, Rahima - TBA
  • Tudor-Worrall, Grace - TBA
  • Urquhart, Heather - TBA
  • Van der kist, Jasper - TBA
  • Vieira, Moises - TBA
  • Wangari-Jones, Peninah - TBA
  • Weatherill, Charlotte - Vulnerability and resistance: a discourse analysis of global climate change politics
  • Wylie, Louise - Did Scots vote differently to the rest of the UK in the BREXIT referendum because they feel European?
  • Xu, Feiyang - TBA
  • Xu, Pengfei - TBA
  • Yamochi, Riki - Introducing realism into just war theory
  • Yang, Leou - TBA
  • Zhang, Qiaochu - TBA