The School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

Staff Profile

Dr Richard Dodgson

Lecturer in International Politics


I am the Director of Postgraduate Teaching in the Department of Politics.

You can find further information on my research and publications here -


Module leader for:

POL 2094 The United Nations

POL 3077 Global Poverty and Global Politics

POL 8041 Thinking about Global Politics

POL 8018 The State in the International Political Economy

I also supervisor dissertations/projects at an undergraduate and postgraduate level.


Current research interests and expertise:

- International Political Economy

- The UN and global governance

- Globalization, poverty and development

- The global politics of population