The School of Geography, Politics and Sociology

Staff

Staff

We boast academics and support staff who are experts in the diverse areas of politics and can aid you with your research and learning.

See video profiles of our staff.

Politics

Dr James Babb
Senior Lecturer

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8825

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

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7548

Dr Tom Caygill
Teaching Fellow - Politics

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Dr Alistair Clark
Reader in Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7922

Dr Emily Clough
Lecturer in Politics and Research Methods

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6737

Ben Coulson
Teaching Fellow

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 Richard Dodgson
Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7528

Dr Stephen Elstub
Lecturer in British Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3926

Dr Valentina Feklyunina
Senior Lecturer in Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5290

Dr Lorenza Fontana
Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow

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Professor Tim Gray
Senior Research Investigator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7528

Dr Kyle Grayson
Reader in Security, Politics, and Culture

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5836

Mary Hull
Teaching Assistant

Meera Inglis
Teaching Fellow

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Professor Peter Jones
Emeritus Professor of Political Philosophy

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7528

Zohreh Khoban
Teaching Fellow - Democratic Innovations

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Dr Xander Kirke
Teaching Fellow - Politics

Dr Mark Langan
Senior Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 7733

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

Professor William Maloney
Professor of Politics and Head of School

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5289

Dr Jocelyn Mawdsley
Senior Lecturer in European Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7478

Dr Una McGahern
Senior Lecturer in Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 3644

Chris Mullin
Teacher

Dr Judy Murray
Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208-3499

Dr Ian O'Flynn
Senior Lecturer in Political Theory

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 2087507

Dr Simon Philpott
Reader in Postcolonial Politics and Popular Culture

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7473

Dr Sebastian Popa
Lecturer in Comparative Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5973

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 Jemima Repo
Lecturer in the Politics of Gender

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8603

Dr Katharine Rietig
Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7742

Dr Laura Routley
Lecturer in African and Postcolonial Politics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7743

Neil Russell
Teaching Fellow - Politics

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Dr Jo Swaffield
Research Excellence Academy Fellow

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Telephone: 0191 208 3690

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 Katharine A. M. Wright
Lecturer in International Politics

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Telephone: (+44) 191 208 5969

Professor Anthony Zito
Professor of European Public Policy

Email:
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7554