Department of Government

Our research students

Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs)

Marco Binetti
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Ioannis Choulis
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Claudio Coloma Rojas
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Ask me about: International Relations Theory, Non-Western International Relations, Non-Western Thought, Post-structuralist Discourse Theory; Non-Western scholars who invite to think the world from a non-Western/European perspective, such as Eduardo Deves-Valdes, Amitav Acharya and Wang Hui
Somaia Elsayed
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Democratization; Political Behavior; Rational Choice Theory; Game Theory
Ryan Flitcroft
Graduate Teaching Assistant (Government), Department of Government
Research interests: Discourse Theory, Ideology, Hegemony, Lacanian Theory, Populism, Post-Marxism, Post-structuralism
Timothy Head
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Policing, Youth Work, Criminal Justice, Political Theory, Ethnography
Scott Huntly
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Theories and methods of discourse analysis; The political discourse of faith-based movements and organisations; The discourse of free speech, fundamentalisms, and culture wars; Politic theories of the body, senses and affect
Malte Jauch
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Yonathan Listik
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Agnes Magyar
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Miku Matsunaga
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Immigration, Terrorism & Extremist Violence, Radical right strategies, Shift of power, Quantitative methodology.
Marius Mehrl
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Intrastate Conflict; Civil-Military Relations
Karin Ohno
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Adnan Pavel
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Tong Pei
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Ask me about: China study; Experience of smoking; E-cigarettes use; Global tobacco control policy; Qualitative research methods
Dietrich Pena-Zuluaga
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Adam Peresman
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Sebastian Ronderos Abuchaibe
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.
Laura Saavedra-Lux
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Burak Sonmez
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Ask me about: Social Norms & Trust ; Experimental Methods; Sociology of Morality Research interests: Sociology of Morality ; Trust ; Cooperation ; Applied Social Statistics ; Experimental Methods
Christine Stedtnitz
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Ask me about: Office Hours: Wednesday 2-3pm, room 5B.153 (not 5.013!) -- walk past the common room and toward the PhD lab, then straight on, past 2 econ offices with Italian names on them. Turn right at the end of the corridor. When it starts feeling like a camping trailer you have found the PhD offices. ; Eastern ARC -- I am the Eastern Academic Research Councils PhD student in the government department, trying to promote research cooperation at the PhD student level across our three campuses (Kent, Essex, and East Anglia). Feel free to e-mail me if you have any questions about the Eastern ARC or if you are interested in attending workshops or seminars at Kent or East Anglia.; Grad Student Seminars -- I am also one of the organisers of the grad student seminar. Let me know if you would like to join the mailing list. Research interests: False facts in politics
Carmen Vazquez Garcia
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Government
Research interests: Post-Structuralist Political Theory

Our research students

Noof Al-Dosari
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Abdulaziz Alghashian
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Johanna Amaya Panche
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Sayan Banerjee
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Marco Binetti
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ioannis Choulis
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Claudio Coloma Rojas
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ask me about: International Relations Theory, Non-Western International Relations, Non-Western Thought, Post-structuralist Discourse Theory; Non-Western scholars who invite to think the world from a non-Western/European perspective, such as Eduardo Deves-Valdes, Amitav Acharya and Wang Hui
Christoph Dworschak
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Somaia Elsayed
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Democratization; Political Behavior; Rational Choice Theory; Game Theory
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.
Kristyna Greplova
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Jacques Grey
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: The risk of large-scale violent civil conflict in Western Europe
Seungyoon Han
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Timothy Head
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Policing, Youth Work, Criminal Justice, Political Theory, Ethnography
Scott Huntly
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Theories and methods of discourse analysis; The political discourse of faith-based movements and organisations; The discourse of free speech, fundamentalisms, and culture wars; Politic theories of the body, senses and affect
Malte Jauch
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Lydia Karga
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Anam Kuraishi
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Yen-Chieh Liao
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Craig Love
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Agnes Magyar
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Charlotte Massetti
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Miku Matsunaga
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Immigration, Terrorism & Extremist Violence, Radical right strategies, Shift of power, Quantitative methodology.
Marius Mehrl
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Intrastate Conflict; Civil-Military Relations
Karin Ohno
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Natasha Osben
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Adnan Pavel
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Adam Peresman
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Manuel Perez Aguirre
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Marina Petrova
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ask me about: GV 217 Conflict Analysis
Sebastian Ronderos Abuchaibe
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
Alexander Schiele
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Terrorism, Political Violence, Terrorist Organisations, Counter-Terrorism Policing, Social Network Analysis
Attasit Sittidumrong
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Christine Stedtnitz
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ask me about: Office Hours: Wednesday 2-3pm, room 5B.153 (not 5.013!) -- walk past the common room and toward the PhD lab, then straight on, past 2 econ offices with Italian names on them. Turn right at the end of the corridor. When it starts feeling like a camping trailer you have found the PhD offices. ; Eastern ARC -- I am the Eastern Academic Research Councils PhD student in the government department, trying to promote research cooperation at the PhD student level across our three campuses (Kent, Essex, and East Anglia). Feel free to e-mail me if you have any questions about the Eastern ARC or if you are interested in attending workshops or seminars at Kent or East Anglia.; Grad Student Seminars -- I am also one of the organisers of the grad student seminar. Let me know if you would like to join the mailing list. Research interests: False facts in politics
Watcharapol Supajakwattana
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Ask me about: Critical Policy Analysis, Environmental and Disaster policy, Thailand Public Governance Research interests: Environmental Policy and Politics, Disaster Policy and Management in Critical policy analysis perspective.
Paula Szewach
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Joash Tapiheru
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Ideology and Discourse Analysis; Public Policy; Citizenship; Governance; Democracy
Ricardo Torres
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Gerard Turner
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Farzad Vaziri
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Carmen Vazquez Garcia
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Research interests: Post-Structuralist Political Theory
Sarah Wagner
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Huang-Ting Yan
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government
Shenghao Zhang
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of Government