Staff by Role

Academic Staff

Dr James Babb
Senior Lecturer

Dr Michael Barr
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

Professor Hartmut Behr
Professor of International Politics

Professor Derek Bell
Professor Environmental Political Theory

Dr Matt Benwell
Lecturer in Human Geography

Professor Alastair Bonnett
Professor of Social Geography

Professor Elaine Campbell
Professor of Criminology

Dr Rachel Carr
Lecturer in Physical Geography

Dr Mark Casey
Lecturer in Sociology

Professor Esteban Castro
Professor of Sociology

Professor Anthony Champion
Senior Research Investigator

Dr Amanda Chisholm
Lecturer in International Politics

Dr Alistair Clark
Senior Lecturer in Politics

Dr Emily Clough
Lecturer in Politics

Professor Mike Coombes
Prof. of Geographic Information

Dr Alison Copeland
Lecturer in Human Geography

Dr Martin Coward
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

Philip Daniels
Senior Lecturer

Dr Matt Davies
Senior Lecturer in International Political Economy

Dr Stuart Dawley
Senior Lecturer in Economic Geography

Dr Cathrine Degnen
Senior Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Dr Stuart Dunning
Lecturer in Physical Geography

Dr Stephen Elstub
Lecturer in British Politics

Dr Valentina Feklyunina
Lecturer in Politics

Robin Finlay
Research Assistant

Dr Dariusz Gafijczuk
Lecturer in Sociology

Dr Anselma Gallinat
Senior Lecturer

Dr Lisa Garforth
Lecturer in Sociology

Professor Andrew Gillespie
Professor in Commun.Geography

Emeritus Professor John Goddard OBE
Professor of Regional Development Studies

Dr Ruth Graham
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Dr Kyle Grayson
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

Professor Erica Haimes
Professor of Sociology & Executive Director (PEALS)

Dr Andy Henderson
Lecturer in Physical Geography

Professor Robert Hollands
Professor of Sociology

Professor Peter Hopkins
Professor of Social Geography

Dr Alexandra Hughes
Reader in Economic Geography

Dr Robin Humphrey
Director of Postgraduate Research Training Programme

Dr Al James
Reader in Economic Geography

Dr Helen Jarvis
Reader in Social Geography

Professor Peter Jones
Emeritus Professor of Political Philosophy

Professor Steve Juggins
Professor of Quantitative Paleoecology

Dr Andy Large
Senior Lecturer

Dr Robert Lawshaw
Lecturer in Geography

Professor Jackie Leach Scully
Professor of Social Ethics & Bioethics

Dr Wen Lin
Lecturer in Human Geography

Dr Graham Long
Senior Lecturer

Dr Maarja Luhiste
Lecturer in Politics of Gender

Professor Danny MacKinnon
Professor of Regional Development and Governance

Professor Darrel Maddy
Prof of Quaternary Science

Professor William Maloney
Professor of Politics and Head of School

Dr Kathryn Manzo
Senior Lecturer

Professor Neill Marshall
Professor of Economic Geography

Dr Jocelyn Mawdsley
Senior Lecturer in European Politics

Dr Una McGahern
Lecturer in Politics

Professor Janice McLaughlin
Professor of Sociology

Dr Nick Megoran
Reader in Political Geography

Dr Anne-Sophie Meriaux
Reader in Quaternary Geochronology

Dr Judy Murray
Teacher

Professor Anoop Nayak
Professor in Social and Cultural Geography

Dr Ian O'Flynn
Senior Lecturer in Political Theory

Emeritus Professor William Outhwaite
Professor of Sociology

Dr Raksha Pande
Lecturer in Critical Development Studies

Dr Silvia Pasquetti
Lecturer in Sociology

Professor Peter Phillimore
Visiting Professor of Social Anthropology

Dr Simon Philpott
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

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

Professor Jane Pollard
Professor of Economic Geography

Dr Gareth Powells
Lecturer in Human Geography

Dr Jonathan Pugh
Senior Academic Fellow

Dr Nick Randall
Senior Lecturer

Dr Gethin Rees
Lecturer in Sociology

Dr Jemima Repo
Lecturer in the Politics of Gender

Professor Diane Richardson
Professor of Sociology & Social Policy

Dr Katharine Rietig
Lecturer in International Politics

Dr Neil Ross
Lecturer in Physical Geography

Dr Laura Routley
Lecturer in African and Postcolonial Politics

Professor Andrew Russell
Professor of Physical Geography

Professor Alison Stenning
Professor of Social & Economic Geography

Professor Tony Stevenson
Deputy Vice Chancellor

Dr Simon Tate
Senior Lecturer in Human Geography

John Vail
Senior Lecturer in Sociology

Dr David Walker
Politics Degree Programme Director

Dr Andrew Walton
Lecturer in Political Philosophy

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

Dr Sarah Winkler-Reid
Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Dr Simon Woods
PEALS Co-Director

Professor Rachel Woodward
Professor of Human Geography

Dr Hiro Yamazaki
Senior Lecturer

Professor Anthony Zito
Professor of European Public Policy

Administrative & Technical Staff

Melissa Anderson
Clerical Officer

Leeann Bewick
Finance Officer

Ana Contessa
Physical Geography Technician

Helene Davidson
Clerical officer

Dr Simon Drew
Physical Geography Technician

Dr Bunmi Eniola
Physical Geography Facilities Manager

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6431

Iain Garrett
Web Support Officer

Lisa Gilder
Research Centres Manager

Jenny Halcrow
Deputy School Manager

Sharon Harrison
Secretary

Lona Hawdon
Personal Assistant

Nicola Kelly
School Manager

Alison Liddle
Clerical Support Officer

Tom Martin
Research Support Officer

Karyn McCloud
Clerical Officer (Postgraduate Taught)

Lynda McGill
Clerical Officer

Heather McGrath
School Research Administrator

Kirsty McGregor
School Office Receptionist

Shirley Mulvenna
Research Officer (Pre Award)

Susan Robson
Research Support Officer

Rebecca Smiles-Harrison
Student Conversion Coordinator

Suzanne Stelling
Clerical Officer

Head Of School

Professor William Maloney
Professor of Politics and Head of School

Research Staff

David Bradley
Principal Research Associate

Professor Anthony Champion
Senior Research Investigator

Robin Finlay
Research Assistant

Emeritus Professor John Goddard OBE
Professor of Regional Development Studies

Professor Tim Gray
Senior Research Investigator

Dr Neil Jenkings
Senior Research Associate

Dr Mabel Lie
Research Associate

Dr Helen Mackay
Research Associate

Dr Pauline McCormack
Senior Research Associate

Dr Graeme Mearns
Research Associate

Dr Peter O'Brien
Research Associate

Dr Geoff Payne
Associate Researcher

Dr Emma Pearson
Principal Research Associate

Dr Matthew Perks
Research Associate

Dr Emily Rainsford
Research Associate

Ranald Richardson
Principal Research Associate

Liz Robson
Research Assistant

Dr Paul Vallance
Research Associate

Dr Xuefeng Wang
Research Associate

Visiting Staff

Dr James Bilsland
Teacher

Dr Emma Clavering
Teaching Fellow

Dr Richard Dodgson
Teacher

Dr Geoff Horn
Teacher

Ian Jones
Visiting fellow within CURDS

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 222 5980

Professor Peter Jones
Emeritus Professor of Political Philosophy

Dr Martyn Kelly
Visiting Lecturer

Professor David Marlow
Visiting Professor of Practice

Dr David Passmore
Visiting Fellow

Michael Richardson
Lecturer in Human Geography

Liz Robson
Research Assistant

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

Professor John Shutt
Visiting Professor

  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7692

Professor John Tomaney
Visiting Professor

Professor John Veit-Wilson
Guest Member

Professor Robin Williams
Visiting Professor

Sophie Yarker
Teaching Fellow