The School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

Staff

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Melissa Anderson
Clerical Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7531

Catherine Armstrong
UG Clerical Officer (Politics)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7531

Dr Victoria Armstrong
Visiting Researcher

Dr James Babb
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8825

Rupert Bainbridge
Post-doctoral Research Associate

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Dr Michael Barr
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: Tel: +44 (0)191 208 7527

Professor Hartmut Behr
Professor of International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5705

Professor Derek Bell
Professor Environmental Political Theory

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7465

Dr Matt Benwell
Lecturer in Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3935

Leeann Bewick
Finance Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3253

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7548

Dr Matej Blazek
Lecturer in Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 1912 087059

Professor Alastair Bonnett
Professor of Social Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6439

David Bradley
Principal Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8037

Professor Elaine Campbell
Professor of Criminology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5030

Dr Rachel Carr
Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6436

Dr Mark Casey
Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7921

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Dr Amy Chambers
Research Associate in Science Communication & Screen Studies

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Telephone: 0191 208 5816

Professor Anthony Champion
Senior Research Investigator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6437

Dr Amanda Chisholm
Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8021

Dr Alistair Clark
Senior Lecturer in Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7922

Dr Emma Clavering
Teaching Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7870

Jacqui Close
Teaching Fellow

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Telephone: 0191 20887876

Dr Emily Clough
Lecturer in Politics and Research Methods

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6737

Ana Contessa
Physical Geography Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6431

Emeritus Professor Mike Coombes
Prof. of Geographic Information


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8014

Dr Alison Copeland
Lecturer in Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3088

Philip Daniels
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7682

Dr Matt Davies
Senior Lecturer in International Political Economy

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7477

Dr Stuart Dawley
Senior Lecturer in Economic Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7735

Jenny Dawley
Postgraduate Research Secretary

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5200

Dr Cathrine Degnen
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8467

Dr Richard Dodgson
Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7528

Dr Simon Drew
Physical Geography Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6431

Dr Stuart Dunning
Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3251

Dr Stephen Elstub
Lecturer in British Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3926

Dr Bunmi Eniola
Physical Geography Facilities Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6431

Dr Valentina Feklyunina
Senior Lecturer in Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5290

Dr Robin Finlay
Research Associate

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Helene Gadsden
Clerical officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6359

Dr Dariusz Gafijczuk
Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5610

Dr Anselma Gallinat
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8483

Dr Lisa Garforth
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7487

Iain Garrett
Web Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6443

Dr Mollie Gerver
Lecturer in International Politics

Lisa Gilder
Deputy School Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 0191 208 8297

Professor Andrew Gillespie
Professor in Commun.Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7731

Emeritus Professor John Goddard OBE
Professor of Regional Development Studies

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7732

Dr Ruth Graham
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6987

Professor Tim Gray
Senior Research Investigator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7528

Dr Kyle Grayson
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5836

Jenny Halcrow
Deputy School Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5640

Sharon Harrison
Secretary

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Telephone: +44 ((0)191 208 7454

Professor Robert Hassink
Visiting Professor

Lona Hawdon
Personal Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3927

Dr Andrew Henderson
Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3086

Dr Suzanne Hocknell
Research Associate

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Professor Robert Hollands
Professor of Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7501

Professor Peter Hopkins
Professor of Social Geography and Research Director for Geography

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Telephone: (0191) 208 3924

Professor Alexandra Hughes
Professor in Economic Geography

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Mary Hull
Teaching Assistant

Dr Robin Humphrey
Director of Postgraduate Research Training Programme

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6763

Meera Inglis
Teacher

Dr Al James
Reader in Economic Geography, British Academy Mid Career Research Fellow (2017-18)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6346

Dr Helen Jarvis
Reader in Social Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6959

Dr Neil Jenkings
Senior Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3806

Dr Matt Jenkins
Teaching Fellow (Geography) and Visiting Researcher (CURDS)

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Dr Caleb Johnston
Lecturer in Human Geography

Craig Jones
Lecturer in Political Geography

Email:
Telephone: 0191 208 3960

Ian Jones
Visiting fellow within CURDS


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 222 5980

Professor Peter Jones
Emeritus Professor of Political Philosophy

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7528

Professor Steve Juggins
Professor of Quantitative Paleoecology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8799

Nicola Kelly
School Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6477

Pen Kelly
School Finance Officer


Telephone: +44 0191 208 7423

Louise Kempton
Research Associate in CURDS

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7577

Dr Mark Langan
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7733

Dr Andy Large
Reader in River Science

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6342

Dr Robert Lawshaw
Lecturer in Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3918

Professor Jackie Leach Scully
Executive Director, PEALS

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7502

Alison Liddle
Research Secretary

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 1325

Dr Mabel Lie
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7510

Dr Wen Lin
Lecturer in Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6432

Dr Graham Long
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7566

Dr Maarja Luhiste
Lecturer in Politics of Gender

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7506

Dr Helen Mackay
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 5344

Professor Danny MacKinnon
Professor of Regional Development and Governance

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8604

Professor Darrel Maddy
Prof of Quaternary Science

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6440

Professor William Maloney
Professor of Politics and Head of School

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5289

Dr Kathryn Manzo
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6454

Professor David Marlow
Visiting Professor of Practice

Professor Neill Marshall
Professor of Economic Geography

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7509

Tom Martin
Research Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8534

Dr Jocelyn Mawdsley
Senior Lecturer in European Politics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7478

Dr Ruth McAreavey
Senior Lecturer in Sociology


Telephone: 0191 208 7494

Karyn McCloud
Clerical Officer (Postgraduate Taught)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7200

Dr Pauline McCormack
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3261

Dr Una McGahern
Lecturer in Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3644

Lynda McGill
Clerical Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7454

Heather McGrath
School Research Administrator

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3919

Kirsty McGregor
School Office Receptionist

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3923

Professor Janice McLaughlin
Professor of Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7511

Dr Graeme Mearns
Research Associate

Dr Nick Megoran
Reader in Political Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6450

Dr Anne-Sophie Meriaux
Reader in Quaternary Geochronology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8939

Dr Peter Merrington
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6185

Dr Joel Minion
Senior Research Associate

Chris Mullin
Teacher

Shirley Mulvenna
Research Officer (Pre Award)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6340

Dr Judy Murray
Teaching Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191-208-5521

Professor Madeleine Murtagh
Professor of Sociology


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5

Dr Kawtar Najib
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow

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Professor Anoop Nayak
Professor in Social and Cultural Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6347

Dr Peter O'Brien
Research Associate

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Telephone: 0191 208 3255

Dr Ian O'Flynn
Senior Lecturer in Political Theory

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2087507

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5817

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3557

Dr Erica Pani
Research Associate

Dr Silvia Pasquetti
Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5817

Dr David Passmore
Visiting Fellow

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Nicola Paxton
Office Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3920

Professor Geoff Payne
Associate Researcher

Dr Emma Pearson
Principal Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6757

Dr Matthew Perks
Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5344

Professor Peter Phillimore
Visiting Professor of Social Anthropology

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Dr Simon Philpott
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7473

Professor Andy Pike
Professor of Local and Regional Development; Director of CURDS

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8011

Professor Jane Pollard
Professor of Economic Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5876

Dr Sebastian Popa
Lecturer Comparative Politics

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Dr Gareth Powells
Lecturer in Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6361

Dr Jonathan Pugh
Senior Academic Fellow

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6425

Dr Adél Pásztor
Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 8469

Dr Emily Rainsford
Research Associate

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Telephone: =44(0) 1912088824

Dr Nick Randall
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6997

Dr Gethin Rees
Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7497

Dr Jemima Repo
Lecturer in the Politics of Gender

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3926

Dr Judy Richards
Lecturer in Sociology

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6358

Dr Michael Richardson
Lecturer in Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7740

Professor Diane Richardson
Professor of Sociology & Social Policy

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7643

Ranald Richardson
Principal Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8004

Dr Katharine Rietig
Lecturer in International Politics

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7742

Dr Stephanie Roberts
Research Associate

Liz Robson
Research Assistant

Susan Robson
Research Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7691

Dr Neil Ross
Senior Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 5111

Dr Laura Routley
Lecturer in African and Postcolonial Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7743

Professor Andrew Russell
Professor of Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6951

Dr Peter Selman
Visiting Fellow, School of Geography, Politics & Sociology.

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 284 3488

Professor John Shutt
Visiting Professor


Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7692

Professor Alison Stenning
Professor of Social & Economic Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8017

Professor Tony Stevenson
Deputy Vice Chancellor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7600

Fabian Stroetges
Teaching Assistant

Dr Jo Swaffield
Research Excellence Academy Fellow

Lasairfhiona Swift
Research Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8016

Dr Simon Tate
School Director of Excellence in Learning and Teaching (DELT)

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Telephone: 0191 208 3495

Holly Thacker
Student Conversions Coordinator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3921

John Vail
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6556

Dr Paul Vallance
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4480

Dr Maarten van Hardenbroek van Ammerstol
Lecturer in Physical Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3567

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7498

Dr Audrey Verma
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7496

Dr David Walker
Politics Senior Tutor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8822

Dr Andrew Walton
Lecturer in Political Philosophy

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5554

Dr Xuefeng Wang
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7728

Professor Bridgette Wessels
Professor of Sociology

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Telephone: 0191 2087920

Dr Matthias Wienroth
Research & Innovation Fund Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3259

Dr Alison Williams
Senior Lecturer in Political Geography & Geography Degree Programme Director (L701/F800/FH82)

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8489

Professor Robin Williams
Visiting Professor

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 334 6842

Dr Sarah Winkler-Reid
Lecturer in Social Anthropology

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 8697

Dr Astrid Wood
Lecturer in Economic Geography

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Dr Simon Woods
Reader in Bioethics. PEALS Deputy-Director

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3254

Professor Rachel Woodward
Professor of Human Geography

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6434

Dr Katharine Wright
Lecturer in International Politics

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Dr Sophie Yarker
Visiting Fellow

Professor Anthony Zito
Professor of European Public Policy

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7554