2020 applicants

Dr Shreyaa Bhatt

Department of Government
Dr Shreyaa Bhatt
  • Email

  • Location

    Colchester Campus

  • Academic support hours

    Tuesdays, 11-1 (Spring)



  • BA Queen Mary, University of London,

  • MA UCL, University of London,

  • PhD Royal Holloway University of London,


University of Essex

  • Lecturer, Government, University of Essex (1/10/2019 - present)

Other academic

  • Associate Lecturer, Politics, Birkbeck, University of London (1/1/2019 - 30/6/2019)

  • Teaching Fellow in the History of European Political Ideas, University College London (1/9/2017 - 1/2/2019)

  • Honorary Research Associate, Royal Holloway University of London (1/9/2014 - 1/9/2017)

  • Dissertation Fellow, Max Planck Institute / Ruhr-Universität Bochum (1/9/2010 - 1/9/2013)

Research and professional activities

Research interests

Political Thought; Political Philosophy; Political Theory

Ancient political thought; modern and contemporary european political philosophy; feminist political theory and its history; philosophy of human rights; critical legal thinking; theorists of violence; emotion and political legitimacy; theory and event.

Teaching and supervision

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Truth, Justice, and the Nature of Politics (GV151)

  • Politics and Power (GV150)

  • Research Seminar in Political Theory and Methods (GV909)




Colchester Campus

Academic support hours:

Tuesdays, 11-1 (Spring)