Department of Government

Our research students

Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs)

Baris Ari
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Sayan Banerjee
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Margherita Belgioioso
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Lorena Castilla Medina
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Rebecca Cordell
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Andres Dockendorff
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Christoph Dworschak
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Somaia Elsayed
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Revolution; Political Behavior; Rational Choice Theory; Game Theory;
Michele Fenzl
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Ryan Flitcroft
Graduate Teaching Assistant (Government), Department of Government
Research interests: Discourse Theory, Ideology, Hegemony, Lacanian Theory, Populism, Post-Marxism, Post-structuralism;
Joe Greenwood
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Timothy Head
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: The Politics of 'Stop and Search' Policing; Democracy and Economic Marginality ; Ideology and the UK Criminal Justice System; History of Urban Unrest in London 1979 -1985;
Scott Huntly
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Poststructuralist Discourse Theory; Faith-based Political Movements; Materiality of Belief Systems; Politics of the Body, Senses and Affect;
Gulcimen Karakeci
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Larissa Kersten
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Political Economy of International Trade; International Economic Relations; International Trade and International Human Rights Law; Measuring and Monitoring Human Rights; Human Rights Impact Assessments; the Right to Adequate Food.;
Patrick Leslie
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Wakako Maekawa
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: International Relations, Political Methodology, Bargaining Model, Comparative Politics;
Miku Matsunaga
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: International Security; War and Violence; Political Economy; Formal Modeling.;
Samuele Mazzolini
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Katariina Mustasilta
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Phillip Nelson
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Economic Development | Civil Conflict | Liberal Peace | Business4Peace | Consumption Opportunities;
Roman-Gabriel Olar
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: International Relations; Comparative Politics; Contentious Politics; Authoritarianism; State Repression; Spatial Econometrics.;
Panagiotis Panagiotou
Graduate Teaching Assistant., Department of Government
Tong Pei
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Adam Peresman
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Marina Petrova
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Konstantinos Roussos
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: the Commons; Social Movements; Grassroots Collective Action; Post-Marxist Discourse Theory; Emancipatory Political Theory; Radical Democracy; Contentious Politics; South European and Latin American Politics.;
Christine Stedtnitz
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Political Psychology; Public Opinion; Quantitative, Survey and Experimental Research Designs;
Joash Tapiheru
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Ideology and Discourse Analysis; Public Policy; Citizenship; Governance; Democracy;
Andrew Tchie
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Farzad Vaziri
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Dragana Vidovic
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: social movements; nonviolent campaigns; ethnic conflict; societal polarization;

Our research students

Noof Al-Dosari
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Abdulaziz Alghashian
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Baris Ari
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Sinem Arslan
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Andres Ballesteros Moyano
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Military conversion; Security Sector Reform (SSR); post-conflict; conflict recurrence; measuring defence expenditures;
Sayan Banerjee
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Marco Binetti
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Lorena Castilla Medina
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Gwang Choi
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Claudio Coloma Rojas
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Phillip Connor
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Andres Dockendorff
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Christoph Dworschak
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Somaia Elsayed
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Revolution; Political Behavior; Rational Choice Theory; Game Theory;
Masoud Farokhi
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Quantitative Political Economy ; Elections and Accountability ; Application of Mathematics in Political Science;
Michele Fenzl
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Charlotte Fiedler
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ryan Flitcroft
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Discourse Theory, Ideology, Hegemony, Lacanian Theory, Populism, Post-Marxism, Post-structuralism;
Tatiana Gelvez
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Currently researching on Political Economy, public spending efficiency and tax compliance.; Other research interests: International Economics, Chinese Foreign Policy, Latin America and South East Asia Relations, Asian investment in Latin America, Corporate Governance in China, Finance and Banking.;
Andrea Gonzalez Pena
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: I am particularly interested in Human rights, political violence, conflict analysis, fuzzy analysis and construction of political indicators.;
Jacques Grey
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: The risk of large-scale violent civil conflict in Western Europe;
William Hammonds
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Timothy Head
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: The Politics of 'Stop and Search' Policing; Democracy and Economic Marginality ; Ideology and the UK Criminal Justice System; History of Urban Unrest in London 1979 -1985;
Emily Helms
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Scott Huntly
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Poststructuralist Discourse Theory; Faith-based Political Movements; Materiality of Belief Systems; Politics of the Body, Senses and Affect;
Kana Inata
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Comparative Politics, Regime Change, Political Institutions, Game Theory;
Malte Jauch
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Peter Josse
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Larissa Kersten
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Political Economy of International Trade; International Economic Relations; International Trade and International Human Rights Law; Measuring and Monitoring Human Rights; Human Rights Impact Assessments; the Right to Adequate Food.;
Patrick Leslie
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Yen-Chieh Liao
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Craig Love
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Wakako Maekawa
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: International Relations, Political Methodology, Bargaining Model, Comparative Politics;
Miku Matsunaga
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: International Security; War and Violence; Political Economy; Formal Modeling.;
Samuele Mazzolini
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Lijun Meng
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Katariina Mustasilta
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Phillip Nelson
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Economic Development | Civil Conflict | Liberal Peace | Business4Peace | Consumption Opportunities;
Octael Nieto Vazquez
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Karin Ohno
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Roman-Gabriel Olar
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: International Relations; Comparative Politics; Contentious Politics; Authoritarianism; State Repression; Spatial Econometrics.;
Luis Palerm Torres
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Panagiotis Panagiotou
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Georgios Papaioannou
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Quality of Government; Political Corruption; media in the era of economic crisis;
Adam Peresman
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Marina Petrova
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Konstantinos Roussos
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: the Commons; Social Movements; Grassroots Collective Action; Post-Marxist Discourse Theory; Emancipatory Political Theory; Radical Democracy; Contentious Politics; South European and Latin American Politics.;
Laura Saavedra-Lux
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Attasit Sittidumrong
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Christine Stedtnitz
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Political Psychology; Public Opinion; Quantitative, Survey and Experimental Research Designs;
Watcharapol Supajakwattana
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Environmental Policy and Politics, Disaster Policy and Management;
Joash Tapiheru
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Ideology and Discourse Analysis; Public Policy; Citizenship; Governance; Democracy;
Andrew Tchie
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ricardo Torres
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Gerard Turner
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Linda Urselmans
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Complexity Science; Computational analysis of social effects; Norms; Immigration policy;
Farzad Vaziri
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Jimena Vazquez Garcia
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Post-Structuralist Political Theory;
Jonathan Wildman
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Huang-Ting Yan
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government