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Name PhD Title Research Interests Contact Information
Khuloud Alsaba Social Determinants of Health in Conflict and War: Militarization and Health in Syria Health Inequalities and Social Determinants of Health,Social Inequalities and Health,War and Conflicts,Public Health and Development Policy,Public Health in Conflict,Political Economy of Violence,Political Economy and Health,Feminist Theory,Gender-based Violence,Political Change and Health in the Arab World,Interdisciplinary Research,Theories of social power. Ideological power,Theories of Social Justice,Intersectionality and Inequalities 3. 16 Chrystal Macmillian 

s1036200@sms.ed.ac.uk
Mario Alvarado Multiculturalism and identity; towards a non-substantialist approach. Multiculturalism,National Identity,Political philosophy,Social theory,Critical theory,Interculturalism  

M.A.Alvarado-Guerra@sms.ed.ac.uk
David Anderson SOCIAL SPACE, THE SELF AND DISPLACEMENT IN THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT An Ethnography of Livelihood and Home-Making Practices After Displacement - Altos De La Florida, (Bogotá) Colombia Marginality,Processes of marginalisation,social exclusion,boundary making,social/moral norms and values,Migration,societal structure,urban sociology,Social change,refugees and displacement,social space  
+44 (0)7793 453 143
s1264015@sms.ed.ac.uk
Joseph Anderson A Home on the Range; the Inter-generational Transmission of Gun Ownership in San Diego Anthropology of the United States,Gun Culture,Gun Ownership,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,California,Intergenerational Transmission,History,Kinship,National Belonging,San Diego Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s0824638@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dayana Ariffin Anthropology in the Philippines: A History anthropology and indigenous peoples,science in the Philippines,taxonomy of race,colonial science  

s1164818@sms.ed.ac.uk
Megan Arthur Philanthropic engagement in global and national health governance: Understanding key stakeholders' perceptions Global Health Policy,Global governance,Non-state actors,Social network analysis,Public health,Social policy Room 3.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Megan.Arthur@ed.ac.uk
Majdi Ashour Beyond Resilience in the Times of Despair: Changes in Out of Pocket Payments in the Gaza Strip. Health policy,Mixed methods,Public health,Gaza Strip,Health Systems Research,Households surveys,Health care seeking behaviours,Out of pocket payments,health systems in conflict affected areas,health care utilization,Epidemiology,In-depth Interviews,Life histories,Health Financing  
Global Public Health Policy
s1532529@sms.ed.ac.uk
Selma Augestad Feminism,Genocide,Humanitarian intervention,Norms,Agency,Post-conflict societies,Women and war,Gender & intersectionality,Social Justice,Transitional justice,Ethnicity & 'race' University of Edinburgh 

s1049649@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sebastien Bachelet Morocco,political anthropology,Human rights,Migration studies,illegality,advocacy,creative arts  

Seb.Bachelet@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Badejo Adedamola Folasade  

A.F.Badejo@sms.ed.ac.uk
Reza Bagheri Multiculturalism,Integration,national identity,Cultural Racism Room 6.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

R.Bagheri@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jim Baker The Sociology of Fire Safety Fire safety in buildings,Sociology of fire safety  

University e-mail: s1363854@sms.ed.ac.uk Personal e-mail: jimbaker999@btinternet.com
Justyna Bandola-Gill Beyond Bridges: Knowledge Brokers and Research Impact on Policy Policy construction,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Policy learning,Knowledge production,Evidence & experts in policy,Research impact,Science policy,Knowledge mobilisation,Politics of knowledge,Knowledge brokers,Scientific advice,Impact agenda,Knowledge in policy Room 1.03, Old Surgeons' Hall 

Justyna.Bandola-Gill@ed.ac.uk
Gavin Barber Political parties,Comparative European Politics,Organisation Studies 3.12, Chrystal MacMillan Building 

G.R.Barber@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Aidan Barlow Geopolitics,Resource Disputes,African borderlands,Border Disputes,African Great Lakes region,East Africa,Regionalism,Politics of oil,Uganda,Rwanda,Democratic Republic of Congo,Resource Nationalism  

s1666073@sms.ed.ac.uk
Rachel Barry Analysing the emergent marijuana industry in Uruguay: Implications for public health policy Global political economy,corporations and health,lobbying,Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR),Global Health Policy,globalisation,Comparative Politics,industrial epidemics,policy coherence  

s1652143@sms.ed.ac.uk
Francesca Batzella Faithful agent or independent actor? The European Commission in the external dimension of EU Energy Policy European Union,European Integration,EU Energy Policy,EU external relations,European Commission,Academic teaching  

f.batzella@herts.ac.uk
Katherine Baxter Sustaining/able Epistemologies: An Ethnography of Education Practices in Nepal Education and social change,Sociology of Knowledge,Sustainability,Sociology of Sustainability, Environmental Sociology, Sociology of Education, Education for Sustainable Development,Alternative epistemologies,Knowledge production and practices,Nepal and the Himalaya,international development,the sociology of development and aid practices Chrystal Macmillan Building Rm 4.06 
+44 (0)784 509 2651
K.D.Baxter@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sara Bea No Heroics, Please: Mapping Deceased Donation Practices in a Catalan Hospital Science and technology studies,feminist technoscience,Material Semiotics,inventive methods,ethnography,Organ and tissue donation,Bioengineered Medical Futures,Regenerative Medicine,iPS cellular biotechnology,Nonhuman Animal Studies,Genetic Engineering  

S.Bea@sms.ed.ac.uk
Arturo Delano  

s1575287@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sayra van den Berg Perpetrator Participation in Truth Commissions: Uncovering perpetrator experiences of post-conflict truth commissions peacebuilding,Transitional justice,Peace and conflict  

S.VandenBerg@ed.ac.uk
Tobey Berriault Peace and conflict,Cote d'Ivoire,State building,Political mobilization  
+44 (0) 7340850392
Tobey.Berriault@ed.ac.uk
Francesco Bertoldi Territorial politics,Nationalism and Devolution,Elections,Ethnic conflict,Northern Ireland,Ireland,Power-sharing agreements,Electoral Systems in Divided Societies,Identity Politics,Social Identity Theory,Discourse Analysis,Ethnicity and Identity  

f.bertoldi@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alessio Bertolini Social Disadvantages among Temporary Agency Workers: UK and Italy Compared welfare systems,social exclusion,Subjective well-being,Social Inequality,Labour Market,Employment policy,Work & Labour,Social Policy  

s1250360@sms.ed.ac.uk
Cara Blaisdell Young children's participation as a living right: an ethnographic study of an early learning and childcare setting Children's Rights,Research methodology,Children's Participation,Research Ethics,Early childhood education and care policies,Sociology of childhood,Childhood and Youth Studies,Early childhood studies,Early intervention policy and practice  

cblaisdell@gmail.com
Heather Blenkinsop Stories from the Wall: The Making and Remaking of Localism Storytelling & ethnography,Memory, identity,Britain,Historical sociology,Research methods,Narrative Inquiry,Legends,Community Belonging,Interdisciplinary Research,Mythology and folklore,Myth and storytelling Rm 6.12 Chrystal MacMillan Building 

heatherblenkinsop@gmail.com
Martin Booker Room 4.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)131 650 66 18
M.Booker@sms.ed.ac.uk
Carine Le borgne  

carine.leborgne@ed.ac.uk
Théo Bourgeron Anthropology of Money,Sociology of finance,Welfare reform politics,Corporate finance,Private equity,Impact investing,Dynamics of capitalism  
UK: +44 (0) 773 284 9138 // France: +33 (0) 6 71 99 18 58
tbourger@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Bridget Bradley An ethnography of care and community among compulsive hair pullers in the United Kingdom (Trichotillomania) Medical Anthropology,Diagnosis,Classification,identity,Beauty,Hair,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,gender,femininity and masculinity,shame and stigma,Mental Health,Self Care,Medicalisation and Expertise,Activist Anthropology,Silence,Trichotillomania,Body Focussed Repetitive Behaviours,Anthropology of Britain Chrystal MacMillan Building, EH8 9LD 
+44 (0)784 0011 224
Bridget.Bradley@ed.ac.uk
Ekaterina Braginskaia Muslim Councils in Britain and Russia: Challenges of Cooperation and Representation in Contrasting Institutional Contexts Muslim minority representation,Comparative Politics,Russian Politics,Institutionalist approaches and social movement organistions,Migration and citizenship Rm 4.14, Crystal Macmillan Building 

ekaterina.braginskaia@ed.ac.uk
Marina Fernández-Buil Anthropology of History,Anthropology of the Senses,Ethnomusicology,Historicity,Temporality,Embodiment,Performing Arts,Politics of Space,Memory,Cultural Rights,Culture Commodification,Heritage,Politics of Representation and Knowledge Production,Collaborative Ethnography,Hereditary Musicians,Western Rajasthan,South Asia  

s1682722@sms.ed.ac.uk
Andrew Byrne An External View of External Action: US E‰lite Discourse on the EU's Global Role 3.12, Chrystal MacMillan Building 
+44 755 489 3056
aqbyrne@gmail.com
Yuji Shimohira Calvo Retrieving Class: A Sociological Analysis of Political Participation in Europe in Times of Economic Crisis Political participation,Critical sociology,Social stratification,Quantitative analysis Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)783 574 7499
y.shimohira@ed.ac.uk
Kirsten Campbell Impacts and implications of energy access on rural communities in East India Technology and society,sustainable development,Sustainability,renewable energy,India  

kirsten.campbell@ed.ac.uk
Canglong Wang Individuality, Hierarchy, and Dilemma: The Making of Confucian Cultural Citizenship in a Contemporary Chinese Classical School Chinese citizenship,Confucianism,National and cultural identity,Classical education in China,Schooling ethnography  
+44(0)7933827151
s1460757@sms.ed.ac.uk
Megan Canning The Sweet Life: The Political Economy of Sugar and Development in Malawi International Development,Gender and Development,Agriculture,Livelihood,Work,Labour,Migration,Land,Agribusiness,Political Economy of Agroindustrial Development in Africa,Political Economy of International Development in Africa,Feminisms in Development and Economics,Economic Anthropology,Ethnography,Sugar Industry,Malawi Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Ismaila Ceesay "Cyber-Hustling: A Survival Strategy for Poor Urban Youths in Gambian Cyber Cafes" Room 1.03, Old Surgeons Hall, High School Yards, 

isceesay@hotmail.com, I.Ceesay@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lee Chalmers How online vitriol shapes women’s engagement in feminist activism/argument in the UK
 Feminism,Political representation,Cybermisogyny,Public life,Gender,Gender theory,Trolling,Feminist Theory,Sociology,Feminist ethics The Chrystal MacMillan Building 

lee.chalmers@ed.ac.uk
Shirley-Pat Chamberlain Canada,citizenship,abjection,civil society,civil society organizations,social citizenship,Indigenous Peoples,place,space,power,Ethnicity & 'race',class,critical theory,interrelation,decolonization,marginalization,Gender,settler colonialism  

s1474155@sms.ed.ac.uk
Thomas Charman The Discursive Construction of Sexual Violence against Men in Conflict: Towards an Understanding of its Causes and Impact Gender,gender and international relations,gender based violence,sexual violence,Gender and conflict,Masculinities,Militarised Masculinities,Sexual violence against men,Feminism,Poststructuralism,Discourse Analysis,Frame Analysis Rm 3.14, Chrystal MacMillan Building 

tcharman@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Shruti Chaudhry Lived- Experiences of Marriage: Regional and Cross-Regional Brides in Rural North India Ethnography,Caste;,Marriage and Intimate Relationships,South Asia,Inequality,Migration and development,gender based violence School of Social and Political Science 

schaudh2@exseed.ed.ac.uk; chaudhryshruti82@gmail.com
Eric Zhong Chen Rm 6.13 
+44 (0)7738714688
chenzhong_eric@hotmail.com
Peter Chonka Imagining the Somali lands: local news media, a transnational public sphere and the political reconfiguration of Somalia. Somalia,Political Islam,Popular Religion and Institutional Religion,nationalism and the post-colonial state in Africa,State-making,Horn of Africa,Political identities and citizenship,Ideology,Media and society  

p.j.chonka@sms.ed.ac.uk
Kamya Choudhary Power and Transformation in Rural India: Understanding the Socio-Ecological Consequences Solar-Powered Irrigation Pumping India,Gender and Development,Agriculture,Sustainable Development,Irrigation,Water Resource Management,Solar Energy,Gender and Technology,Men and Masculinities  

s1504844@sms.ed.ac.uk
Christina Dineen Contemporary political theory,Political philosophy,Applied ethics,Ethics and morality,Resource allocation,Well-being,Bioethics  
Doctoral Researcher
christina.dineen@ed.ac.uk
Ashlee Christoffersen Intersectionality in practice: Concepts and uses in the equality seeking third sector Intersectionality,Equality policy,Voluntary sector,Race/ethnicity,gender,Sexuality,Practice Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Ashlee.Christoffersen@ed.ac.uk
Juan Alberto Claux The memory of the social in a neoliberal era: the politics of psychiatry in Peru. Anthropology of psychiatry,Schizophrenia and other mental illnesses,Medical ethics,Biomedicine and politics  

J.A.CLAUX@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hannah Cook Artefacts of Accountability: Partnerships, Power and Audit in Malawian Microfinance Microfinance,Monitoring and Evaluation,Impact Assessment,Malawi,Accountability,Women's livelihoods,local economic development,Power (domination, authority, legitimacy) Chrystal Macmillan Building 4.15 

H.K.Cook@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hilary Cornish 'Be polite, be professional, be prepared to kill'; counterinsurgency, masculinity in British military doctrine. Insurgency & Counter-Insurgency,Armed Forces,International Relations of the Middle East,The Military in Global Politics,Gender & International Relations,Masculinities Chrystal Macmillan Building 

h.a.cornish@sms.ed.ac.uk
Yazmin Morlet Corti Data Protection Attitudes. Comparative study of Europe and Latin America privacy,online privacy,Cyberspace as political space,Political Culture,policy prefrences,public policy,Comparative Politics,Big Data Analytics,big data,Science and technology,data protection  

Yazmin.Morlet@ed.ac.uk
Crystal Courtney Sustainable Africapitalism? Perceptions of the Koiyaki Conservancies and their relationship with development. ethnography,Maasai,Ecotourism,International development,Rural Development,Kenya,Sustainability 5.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

c.h.a.courtney@sms.ed.ac.uk
Michael Crawley Youth, Hope and Running for Development in Ethiopia Risk,ethnography,Migration and development,Youth,Long-distance running,Hope 4.16, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+447881021184
s0786527@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ariane Critchley Working Title - Quickening steps: An institutional ethnography of pre-birth child protection in Scotland Child protection, Working in partnership with young people,Children and Young People,,Kinship and motherhood,social work,Children and childhood,Childbearing,Perinatal care and support  

A.R.Critchley-1@sms.ed.ac.uk
Resto Cruz Becoming middle class: kinship, personhood, and social mobility in the central Philippines Kinship and relatedness,Siblingship,personhood,Work,social mobility,Middle class,Inequality,Inheritance,Education,Professions,Transnational labour migration,Care,Intergenerational relations,Philippines,Southeast Asia,Austronesia Chrystal Macmillan Building 

R.S.Cruz@sms.ed.ac.uk
Tom Cunningham 'Muscular Christianity':The Church of Scotland Mission, Gikuyu and the Question of the Body in Colonial Kenya History,Colonial/imperial history,Historical Ethnography,Body,Britain,Kenya,Archives,Oral History,Everyday Life 4.16 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

tom.cunningham@ed.ac.uk
Elisabeth Cuénod Commonality and diversity: Self-identified asexual people discussing their experience on Tumblr Feminism,Youth,Technology and society,Sexuality,Social media and internet technologies,Internet research,Tumblr,Asexuality,LGBT studies,Identity,Boundary work,Gender,Intersectionality,Digital Sociology,Digital Culture Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)7443 773228
elisabeth.cuenod@ed.ac.uk
Arek Dakessian Casting Nets and Framing Films: Networks of Film Production in Beirut (working title) Cultural Production,Creative Industries,Cities,Beirut,Ethnography,Social Network Analysis,Networks of Cultural Production,Distinction,Taste Chrystal Macmillan Building, School of Social and Political Sciences 
+44 (0)7447 509 109
A.A.Dakessian@sms.ed.ac.uk
Daniel Cetrà Nations and Nationalism,Political Liberalism and Minority Rights,Territorial Politics,The Politics of Language  
Follow me on Academia.edu
D.Cetra@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Alexandria Davenport To What Extent Do LGBTQ+ Audiences Queer Scripted Television Programming? Gender and Sexuality,Feminist Theory,Queer Theory,LGBT studies,Media,Transgender,MOGAI  
44 (0)7463 486464
s1252173@sms.ed.ac.uk
Cleo Davies Understanding organizational action in the European Commission: The European Union's supervisory response to the financial crisis International Organisations,European studies,The politics of financial market supervision and regulation,International Political Economy Graduate office - Chrystal Macmillan Building 

cleo.davies@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Kali Dedominicis Online media fandom and the construction of virtual community media fandom,Qualitative Research Methods,Discourse Theory,internet research methods,community,Documents of Life,Sociology of technology,Technology and society,Discourse, practice and sociological theories and methods,Media and society,new media,Media anthropology,popular culture,digital culture  

k.l.dedominicis@sms.ed.ac.uk
Carl Denig "The Narcissism of Minor Differences": Narcissistic Personality Disorder in Centre Europe and North America Anthropology of psychiatry,Medical Anthropology,Comparative/Historical Sociology,Social psychology,Qualitative research methods,Sociology of knowledge and science,Classification,Diagnosis,Psychotherapy,Personality Disorders,Narcissism Room 5.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

c.f.denig@sms.ed.ac.uk
Diana Carolina Velasco Malaver PhD in Science and Technology Studies National system of innovation,Systems of Innovation,Policing Old Surgeons Hall, Office 1.02 
447827414244
s1059497@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Eeke Dix The Future Success of Multiculturalism: national identity perceptions and citizenship in the Netherlands Multiculturalism,nationalism,national identity Room 6.13 

E.Dix@sms.ed.ac.uk
Kathy Dodworth NGO legitimation as practice: crafting political space in Tanzania Theories of Legitimacy,Social capital,Foucault,state-society relations,NGOs and Development,Non-state actors,Bourdieu,Ethnography,Tanzania,African studies 4.14 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

kathy.dodworth@ed.ac.uk
Andrew Drever A Comparative Study of Reflective Equilibrium and Critical Dialectics Political philosophy,political philosophy methodology,Marxism,Rawlsianism,critical theory  

a.w.drever-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Carol Duncan Child protection,Looked After Children,Family support,Decision making,Birth family contact,Children's Hearing System  

carol.duncan@ed.ac.uk
Nikki Dunne Intersecting Biographies of Care: Indian migrant nurses in a globalising care economy care chains,gender,Migrant work,transnational families,Transnational caregiving,Globalization,Qualitative Research Methods,Intersectionality,Inequality in the labour market  

m.n.dunne@sms.ed.ac.uk
Don Duprez Balancing Souls, Balancing Bodies: Reproduction and the hermeneutics of efficacy in a Hmong American Community Medical Anthropology,Indigenous cosmologies,kinship and gender,Reproductive Health,Anthropology of time,Refugee studies,Urban anthropology,Religious practices,Biomedical knowledge(s), practices and technologies,Diaspora and transnationalism,Subjectivity and Personhood,organizations and institutions,ethnography,China and East Asia,Southeast Asia  
1-720-980-6382
DonDuprez@gmail.com
Sergio Orozco-Echeverri Laws of nature in the emergence of early modern science Philosophy of science,History of science,Sociology of Knowledge,The Scientific Revolution,Early Modern Science and Philosophy,Science and Religion,Laws of nature Old Surgeon's Hall 
+44 (0) 7986820897
s1504702@sms.ed.ac.uk
Friedrich Eierdanz Sociology of Sport,Cognitive Anthropology,Grounded Theory,Sociology of Knowledge,economic sociology,organizations and institutions Rm. 6.12 Chrystal MacMillan Building 

F.Eierdanz(at)sms.ed.ac.uk
Eirik Magnus Fuglestad Propertied communities; the realization of national sovereignty in the US and Norway nationalism,State formation,Capitalism and its critics,power (domination,authority,legitimacy)  

e.fuglestad@ed.ac.uk
Angelo Ercia The pursuit to expand health insurance coverage in the USA: Investigating the impact of the Affordable Care Act on Federally Qualified Health Centers minority rights,Health policy,Politics of health,Social Policy,statistical analysis,Health Systems Research,Mixed methods,Quantitative Research,qualitative research,Public health,Health Promotion,Global Health Policy,Evidence-based public health,HIV/AIDS,Health systems,Philippines,Sexual Health,Mental Health,Health Insurance,Public Health Practice and Policy,health inequalities and the social determinants of health,policy responses to health inequalities,social justice,Community based research,LGBT,Health Behaviour  

Angelo.Ercia@ed.ac.uk
Adrian Favero New opportunities in CEE: The role of the city in shaping the approach of the urban, educated youth in Poland to the European Union Following EU Accession Europeanization,European Union,Identity formation,Globalizationsation and personal life,urban sociology,identity politics,Central Eastern Europe  

A.Favero@ed.ac.uk
Nichole Fernandez Visualizing Croatia: National identity, advertising, and tourism in the European Union National Identity,Visual Sociology,European Union,Postnationalism,Return / transnational migration,tourism,nation branding,Nation Branding,postmodernity,Digital Cultures,Environmental Sociology Room 6.12 

s1369596@sms.ed.ac.uk
Louis Fletcher History of International Political Thought,Genealogical Critique,Political Realism,Critical Theory,Democratic Peace,Philosophy of History,Peace Research,Utopianism  

louis.fletcher@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Natalie Forster  

s1053508@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Gilberto Galeazzi The Spirit of Caprera: an Ethnographic Analysis of Sailing ethnography,organizations and institutions,Ritual,authority,culture,Qualitative Research Methods,Sociology of Sport,Identity,Power (domination,legitimacy),time,subculture Room 3.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

g.galeazzi@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alex Gapud (Working Title): 'The Afterlife of Imperialism: The Politics of Imperial Memory in an English City' Memory,identity,England,Post-imperialism,Materiality,Politics of Memory,Past-presencing,Historical consciousness,heritage,colonial aphasia,Silence,Metropolitan Postcolonial Memory Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44(0)7580 268376
A.Gapud(at)ed.ac.uk
Barbara Gaweda No country for losers? Gender, (in)equality, and the discursive construction of subjects and values in Polish politics gender,post-communism,post-Soviet politics,Central Eastern Europe,Feminism,Feminist institutionalism,Ukraine,Discourse Theory,Feminist Research,Postcolonialism,Europeanization,nationalism,Inequality,Feminist theory/research,Sexuality,discourse analysis,Gender & intersectionality  

B.J.Gaweda@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sandalia Genus Medical Anthropology,Pharmaceuticals,Vaccination,Political Economy of Health,Malaria,Clinical Trials,Global Health,International development,Tanzania  

s.genus@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alysa Ghose Feminism,gender,Religious Identity,Witchcraft,femininity and masculinity,Intersectionality,spirits and the dead,Cuba,Latin America and the Caribbean,Power (domination,authority,legitimacy),personhood,ontology,spiritual development,intergenerational relationships,Kinship,knowledge production,empathy,intuition,African diaspora religions,embodiment and materiality,race Room 5.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 7961902513
a.e.ghose@sms.ed.ac.uk
Evi Giannatou Exploring the Sociotechnical Dynamics of Creative Commons Licenses: A Case Study of Open Content Film-Making Socio-legal Study,Open Content Licensing,Digital Copyright,Creative Industries Room 1.05, Old Surgeon's Hall, High School Yards 

E.Giannatou@sms.ed.ac.uk
Victor Gigleux International Relations,Foreign Policy,Small States,European studies,International peace-keeping operations,EU external relations,Role Theory,Foreign Policy Analysis Chrystal Macmillan Building 

V.A.Gigleux@sms.ed.ac.uk
Véronique Gilbert Mokk Pooj: Affective Economies, Gender Inequalities and Imaginative Labour in Senegal's (im)Material Culture of Seduction and Sexuality Sexuality,Seduction,Material Culture,Witchcraft,Anthropology of emotions,Gender,Marriage and polygamy,Anthropology of food,Anthropology of Love,Feminism,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,Senegal Rm 5.16, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

veronique.gilbert@ed.ac.uk
Leah Gilman Qualifying kinship: How do UK gamete donors make sense of identity-release donation? Reproduction and assisted conception,Sociology of the family and kinship,Altruism and donation,Sex & Gender,Gift discourses,Medical sociology,Bodies and identity,Research ethics 1.04 Old Surgeons Hall 

l.i.gilman@sms.ed.ac.uk
Chrissie Wanner For the Good of the Breed: health, heredity, and the ethics of breeding pedigree dogs multispecies ethnography,medical and veterinary anthropology,Kinship,Human-animal relationships,Britain  

chrissiewanner@gmail.com
Sarah Golightley Sociological Theory,Mad Studies,Critical Disability Studies,Critical Psychology,Anti-Oppressive Social Work Practice,Therapeutic Communities,Boarding Schools,Young People in Care,Social Policy,LGBT,Transgender,Domestic Abuse,Feminism,Intersectionality,Peer research,Peer Support,Homelessness,Narrative Inquiry  

Sarah.Golightley [at] ed.ac.uk
Owais Golra Learning, Innovation and Knowledge Exchange in Emerging Countries: A Case of Textile Industry in Pakistan Interactive Learning and Innovation,Dynamic Capability,Absorptive Capacity,technological capabilities,Global Value Chains,Knowledge System,Knowledge exchange,innovation systems and theory,theory of firm learning,industrial clustering and proximity Institute of Science, Technology and Innovation Studies 
+44(0)7563557556
S1256783@sms.ed.ac.uk
Marc Grau Grau The Benefits of Multiple Roles: Sources of Enrichment between Work and Family Room 4.02 

M.Grau-Grau@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dominique L. Green Conceptualising Poverty as Social Exclusion in the United States Participation,Policy,Social capital,Inequality,USA,Quantitative Methods,statistical analysis,poverty,Social Policy Room 3.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Dominique.Green@ed.ac.uk
Javier Guerrero-C Technological Innovation and the War on Drugs: The Biography of Narcosubmarines, 1993-2012 The war on drugs,Technology and society,Outlaw Innovation,Narcosubmarines,Security  

j.guerrero@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alice Hague Faithful advocates: Faith-based communities and environmental action Environment,Climate change,political theology,community activism,faith-based activism,advocacy,mobilisation,environmental politics,environmental ethics,UK,USA,Sweden CMB 5.15 

alice.hague(at)ed.ac.uk
Mary Hanlon Fashioning Power: Stakeholder strategies in transnational fashion and apparel activist networks post-Rana Plaza Work & Labour,Sociology of Fashion,Global Value Chains,Consumption,Fashion Theory,Consumer-based Activism,Education,Online Learning,Sustainability,Global Apparel Production,Creative Commons & Open Source,Food,Digital Narratives,Bangladesh Chrystal Macmillan Building 

M.F.Hanlon@sms.ed.ac.uk
Jillian Hart Is methodological innovation superficially attractive but challenging in practice? A case study combining network analysis with biographical narrative methodological innovations,virtual/online methods,embodiment,Networking and Mapping,Biographical narrative,Research methods,Research Ethics,Sociology of the family and kinship  

s1157145@sms.ed.ac.uk
Barbara Haward Telegraphers' Cramp: The first modern office disease History of Occupational Health,Emergence of Health and Safety at work 1840 - 1930,Workers compensation,Workplace disease,Medical sociology  

s1267932@ed.ac.uk
Arjen van der Heide Social Studies of Finance,Economic Sociology,Insurance markets,Science and technology studies,Financial regulation,Sociology of Quantification,Political Economy,Life Insurance,Sociology of Knowledge  

a.vanderheide@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Philipp Heinrich European Identities, Public Attachment to the EU, Public Attitudes, Experimental Approaches  

philipp.heinrich@ed.ac.uk
Rachel Hendrick Managing or maintaining bias? Examining the conceptualisation of conflicts of interest in medical journal publishing  

r.hendrick@sms.ed.ac.uk
Michael Heneise The life and landscape of dreams: personhood, reversibility, and agency among the Nagas in Northeast India Indigenous healing,personhood,vision,and the state,Cosmopolitics,Anthropology of dreaming,Biomedical knowledge(s),practices and technologies,Medical Anthropology,Himalaya,South Asia,Amazonia and Latin America,Sacred ecology Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+91 708 596 1330
heneise@gmail.com
Christopher Henning 2.xx Chrystal Macmillan Building 

christopher.henning[at]ed.ac.uk
Rebecca Hewer "Our (In)Ability to Speak": Interpretations and Representations of Prostitution in an English Policy Context Gender and crime,Feminism,Policy construction,Criminology,Sex Work,Sex & Gender,Critical Social and Political Theory,Neoliberalism,Discourse Theory,Ideology,Policy,Law and Regulation,Prostitution,Critical Discourse Analysis,Risk and vulnerability Chrystal MacMillan Building 

rebecca.hewer@ed.ac.uk
Justin Chun-ting Ho The Failure of Chinese Nationalism and the Contested Hong Kong History Nationalism and National Identity,Hong Kong,China,Social media,text and data analytics,Computational Social Science,Discourse Analysis  

Justin.Ho@ed.ac.uk
Eva Maria Hoffmann Computer Science Development in Afghanistan CMB 5.13 
+44 (0) 131 651 3207
s1062184@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Yifei Hou Time Assistance to Nonresident Elderly Parents in China: The Coaction of Sibling Substitution, Proximity and Gendered Kinship Selection Quantitative Methods in Social Research,Family Demography,Health policy,Kinship Rm 1.16, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Y.Hou-12@sms.ed.ac.uk
Rhys Howell Out at sea, out of mind? Understanding public responses to marine energy projects Renewable Energy Systems,Sustainability,marine energy,Public perceptions,place,community,Social Impact Assessment  

rhys.howell@ed.ac.uk
Michaela Hubmann After Ebola: An ethnographic study of the primary health care rebuilding and strengthening process in the Bo district of Sierra Leone Ebola,Neglected Zoonotic and Tropical Diseases,Anthropology of Global Health,Medical Anthropology,Health systems and global health,Global health governance Rm 5.13, CMB 

M.Hubmann@ed.ac.uk
Christine Huebner Citizenship, Young People and Political Participation Citizenship,Political participation,Political identities and citizenship,Youth participation,Political Culture,Quantitative Methods,methodological innovations  

Christine.Huebner@ed.ac.uk
Erin Hughes An American Atra? Boundaries of Diasporic Nation-Building Amongst Assyrians and Chaldeans in the United States Iraq and the Middle East,Diaspora,Migration & Transnationalism,Ethnic conflict,Nationalism,Ethnic and Racial Minorities,Statelessness,Boundary theory Chrystal Macmillan Building 

e.e.hughes-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Maurice Hutton Seeing like a Second City: the late colonial promotion of African urban citizenship in the "rebel city" of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe,Southern Rhodesia,Late colonialism,Urban Governance,African Township Administration,Urban citizenship,High density housing,Beer monopoly finance Office 5.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s1153431@sms.ed.ac.uk
Gianluca Iazzolino Contingency Routes. Understanding the Transnational mobility of Somali urban refugees in East Africa Refugee studies,Somalia,East Africa,Peace and conflict,ICT,Informal financial institutions,Kenya,Diaspora and transnationalism  

g.iazzolino@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ibrahim Sani Electoral Governance: Understanding the Democratic Quality of Elections in Nigeria Elections,Political parties,Participation,Political representation,Civil Society and Democratization,participatory and deliberative democracy  

I.Sani@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Katie Ion Counter/surveillance & Protest: Watching and being watched at public demonstrations in Britain Qualitative Research Methods,Protest,Protest policing,Surveillance,ethnography,Social movements,Political Sociology,drug policy,intoxication,social change  

k.m.ion@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ivan Cuesta-Fernandez Kilowatts, megawatts and power: political geographies of peripheral electrification in Ghana and Tanzania (working title) African politics,Sub-national regimes of electricity,Political Geography of infrastructure,Comparative Politics,Advocacy coalitions in sociotechnical transitions  

i.cuesta-fernandez@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Yukinori Iwaki Human Time, Ecological Space, and Global Justice political theory,Global justice,poverty,Environment,time and temporality,labour  

s1000816@sms.ed.ac.uk
Patrick Jahnke How do corporate voting instruction come about? Socially Responsible Investment (SRI),Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR),International Political Economy,Stakeholder Theory,Financial Intermediation,Corporate Governance,Fiduciary Capitalism,Agency Theory,Shareholder Voting Rights Politics and International Relations 
+44 (0) 7796 174778
p.d.jahnke@sms.ed.ac.uk
Bill Jenkins New perspectives on Edinburgh Lamarckians and other transformist thinkers: Evolutionary debates in the Athens of the North, 1790-1844 History of science,Pre-Darwinian evolutionary theories,Science and religion in 19th-century Britain,History of the plurality of worlds debate  

writetobillj@yahoo.co.uk
Bethany Jennings Selling Sex and Other Low-income Employment in Dhaka: Exploring Women's Experiences International Social Work,Sex Work,gender,Low income employment,Bangladesh  

s1357388@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lisa Kalayji Feeling-With & Feeling-For in Trouble and Strife: Solidarity, Imagined Communities, & the Emotion Culture of Radical Feminism sociology of emotions,social movements,feminisms and feminist theory,Social theory,documentary research methods,death  

L.Kalayji@sms.ed.ac.uk
Marios Kampouris The Technological Field: An Alternative Understanding of Technological Transitions Sociology of technology,Innovation,Sustainability,Renewable Energy Systems,orientation and diversification of technological change,transition studies  

M.Kampouris@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Thokozani Kamwendo Heuristics and Biases and Behavioural Economics: A Sociology of a Psychology of Error My research interests are the formation of disciplines and claims to scientificity. I am also interested in questions about rationality and the dynamics of scientific explanation. Old Surgeons Hall Rm 1.05 

S.T.Kamwendo@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Laura Kandle The Evolution of Islamist Foreign Policy following the 2011 Uprisings Islamic political thought,Islamism,Foreign Policy Analysis,IR and Middle East,Role Theory,State Socialization,Partisan Politics,Party Competition,Egyptian politics,Tunisian politics,Civil Society and Democratization Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Nikos Kanellopoulos The discursive construction of Higher Education policies in Greece during the crisis (2010-2015). Education governance,Educational policy discourses,Education and European integration,Europeanisation,Social Policy and the Eurozone Crisis,Critical Policy Analysis,Critical Discourse Studies,Critical Discourse Analysis,Cultural Political Economy Chrystal MacMillan Building 

n.kanellopoulos@ed.ac.uk
Canan Nese Karahasan Exhibiting "Turkishness" at a Time of Flux in Turkey: Ethnography of the State Nationalism and National Identity,Secularism,Museums,Turkey,Islam,ethnography  

S1157920@sms.ed.ac.uk
Martina Karels Performing Remembrance: New York and the National September 11 Memorial Public Memory and Remembrance,Performance,Space,Visual Sociology,Politics of Memory,Qualitative Research Methods,Collaborative Methods,Participatory Methods 3.16 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

M.H.Karels@sms.ed.ac.uk
Juliet Wairimu Kariuki Mama Mboga: self-actulaising, innovative opportunity driven entrepreneurs: Case study of Nairobi and Kiambu County Informal Food provisioning systems,urban poverty,political economy of development,entrepreneurship,informal economy,East Africa Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s1459169@sms.ed.ac.uk
Michael Kattirtzi sociology of scientific knowledge,Public participation,Behavioural Economics Rm 1.04, Old Surgeons' Hall 

M.Kattirtzi[AT]sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Salim Kaya How do Turkish fathers parent? fathers and fatherhood,Adult-child relations/interactions,Parenting,Sociology of Religion  

Salim.Kaya@ed.ac.uk
Oliver Kearns Secrecy and absence in the public residue of post-9/11 covert operations Secrecy,War and media,Debris,Covert state violence,Presence/absence,Drone strikes,Witnessing  

O.B.Kearns@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lilian Kennedy Finding and Remaking the Self in Dementia: an investigation of care in London. Memory,Subjectivity and Personhood,Dementia,Care,Love,time and temporality,Family relationships,Kinship and relatedness,STS,GPS tracker technology,NHS  

s1361404@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Sixta Kilambo 5.16 Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)131 6504688
Julius Kob „Model-made Markets“: Reinsurance, Financial Markets and the Sociology of Catastrophe Modelling Social Studies of Finance,Science and technology studies,Historical sociology,Economic Sociology,ethnography,Reinsurance markets,Insurance Linked Securities (ILS) markets,Catastrophe Modelling,Risk Studies,Financial Markets,Sociology of Knowledge,infrastructure,epistemologies,Uncertainty,Climate change,Experimentation,Non-knowledge,Simulations Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+49 (0) 172 96 33433
J.J.Kob@ed.ac.uk
Nicole Koenig 3.12 

nicole.koenig1@gmail.com
Konstantinos Kostagiannis Realist conceptualisations of power and the nation-state classical realism,International Relations,International theory,nationalism  

kkostagi(at)exseed.ed.ac.uk
Kragen, Ko-Kang, Chien actor-network theory,Science & technology studies,Economic Sociology,sociology of food,agro-food studies,Knowledge and practices  

s1252962@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Deepa Kuriachan 2.xx Chrystal Macmillan Building 

D.Kuriachan-1@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hsinyen Lai Middle East Politics,Historical sociology,ideas and foreign policy,the Arab Left,the Gulf region room 4.14, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s1264771@sms.ed.ac.uk
Maggie Laidlaw "Who's got time for that? The timely negotiations of women's civic engagement" Feminism,Participation,creative research methods,poetry,Innovative Research Methods,work and labour,Bodies,participatory research,co-production,volunteering,Women's livelihoods,Community Belonging,Community Development,co-production and collaboration,time and temporality,Social Inequalities in Leisure and Time-Use,Family relationship Rm 4.14 Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44(0)7480715571
Maggie.Laidlaw@ed.ac.uk
Dr. Jenny Lawy An Ethnography of San: Minority Recognition and Voice in Botswana Anthropology of Botswana,Indigenous Peoples,higher education,identity politics,Power,minority politics,minority rights,Advocacy,recogntion,voice,democracy,Citizenship Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)7432423105
j.lawy@ed.ac.uk or jennylawy@gmail.com
Ana Victoria Gaxiola Lazcano Historical sociology,Social movements,State building,Social network analysis,Political Sociology,Latin America,Corporatism,labour movements  

s1673765@sms.ed.ac.uk
Shona Jane Lee Modelling surveillance networks and health systems for Human African Trypanosomisis control in Northern Uganda Infectious Disease,Parasitology,Spatial Analysis,GIS,Global Health,Evolutionary Medicine,Network Analysis,Technology Adoption,Neglected diseases and zoonoses,Data Science,Computational Biology Room 4.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s.j.lee@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Yi-tao Lee Growing On-line with Daddy: Early Childhood on Taiwanese Father-run Baby Blogs Children and childhood,Childhood and Youth Studies,Internet research,Children's Rights,Sociology of technology,fathers and fatherhood  

s1224683@sms.ed.ac.uk
Rhodri Leng Scientometrics,Sociology of Scientific Knowledge,Philosophy of Science,Citation Network Analysis,Social Network Analysis,Research Bias,Citation Bias,Public Health Policy,Science-based Policy,History of Medical Science,Public Policy Old Surgeons' Hall 
+447958146337
s1567359@sms.ed.ac.uk
Claire Leppold The Social Determinants of Health in Japan: Through the Lens of the Fukushima Disaster Global Health,Epidemiology,Mixed Methods,health inequalities and the social determinants of health,Disasters,Public health,Japan  

s1461334@sms.ed.ac.uk
Benjamin Leruth Differentiated Integration in the European Union: a Comparative Study of Government Preferences in Finland, Sweden and Norway European Integration,European Union,British Politics,Comparative Politics,Regionalism,Nordic Politics  

b.j.leruth@kent.ac.uk
Hannah Lesshafft Medical Anthropology,art and healing,self-and-other,Imagination,care,self-care,Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM),Faith healing,Social Movements,Health inequalities,Ethnography,Mixed methods research,Brazil Rm. 5.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

H.Lesshafft@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Mareike Lührs Energy Decentralisation in Scotland Energy Systems,Energy policy,Decentralisation  

s1461031@sms.ed.ac.uk
Siqi Li  
+44(0)7598465990
S1266509@sms.ed.ac.uk
Liliana Manzano Criminology,Crime prevention,Social exclusion and violence,Public policy,Quantitative Research,Neighborhood-effects,Multi-level modelling 3.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

L.E.Manzano@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sara Stewart - Lindores Women and Sectarianism in Scotland Sectarianism,Intersectionality,Sociology of the family and kinship,Equalities,Community Education,Inter-generational Research,feminist sociology,narrative & biographical methodologies,gender and religion,Whiteness Rm 5.13 
+447901940247
sara.d.stewart@ed.ac.uk
Yue Liu The South China Sea Dispute and Regional Security in East Asia International Relations,Regional Security,International Law of the Sea,Maritime Disputes  

s1619342@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sulian Lizé The Risky Bet on Paddy Power: The Unexplained Non-Financialisation of the Rice Market International development,Rice Industry,International Political Economy,Political Economy of Finance,Agricultural Economics,Political Economy of Development,International Trade,Southeast Asian Studies,Rural Liverlihoods,Commodity Martkets,Futures Markets,Derivatives Markets,Risk-management,Coffee Trade,Sugar Trade,Wheat Trade,Anthropology of Finance,Sociology of Finance  

S.C.Lize@sms.ed.ac.uk
Cristian Luguzan Political Sociology,social movements,civil society,political ideology,communication technologies,social media  

s1666115@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ismaël Maazaz Commoning resources ? Spaces, resource uses and associated political imaginaries in urban Chad critical security studies,political economy of conflicts,conflictual production of spaces,North Africa-Central Africa borderlands,resource politics,African security,Chad,African and Latin American dynamics in comparative perspectives,Politics of oil,Competing political imaginaries,Urban anthropology,Urban geography  
+44 7 443069965
I.E.Maazaz@sms.ed.ac.uk
Robert Macdonald Voter Behaviour in Tanzania Tanzania,Politics,Voter Behaviour,Elections,Election Monitoring,African History Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44(0)7795434382
s0096189@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alexandra Macht Between stoicism and intimacy: The social construction of paternal love Qualitative Research Methods,Adult-child relations/interactions,Sociology of emotion,Gender and parenting,Power,Masculinities,fathers and fatherhood,Identity and class culture Room 3.2 
+44 (0)7570159672
amacht@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Chloe MacLean Fighting with the senses: Gendered embodiment in karate gender equality,Sociology of Sport,Senses,Martial arts/ Combat Sports,Sensory Ethnography,Qualitative Research Methods,embodiment,gender,relationships  

S0822532@sms.ed.ac.uk
Mairi O'Gorman Values,Indian Ocean,Seychelles,Youth,Return / transnational migration,intimacy  

s1259259@sms.ed.ac.uk
Shamiran Mako International Relations,Comparative Politics,International Relations of the Middle East,Governing in divided societies,Iraq and the Middle East,Institutions and institutional change,State building,Ethnic conflict,Territorial politics  

smako@wcfia.harvard.edu
Diego Malara Deceitful spirits the Ethiopian Orthodox Church,spirit possession,divination,art and healing,personhood,orthodoxy and heterodoxy,fasting and ascetism,passions and passiones  

diegomalara@hotmail.it
Emily Mann Negotiating Gender Identity in the Context of Cultural Reform: a Study of Women in Police Scotland Gender & policing;,Gender & Policing,Police Culture,Criminology,Criminal Justice,Scottish Criminal Justice System,Police,Police Scotland,Ethnography,Feminist Research,Sociology of Gender,Intersectionality,Gender and Development,Feminist Criminology  
+44(0)7742629158
Emily.Mann@ed.ac.uk
Hanna Mantila Psychiatric Practice in Hong Kong Anthropology of Pharmaceuticals,Transcultural psychiatry,Psychopharmaceuticals,Medical Anthropology,Biomedical knowledge(s), practices and technologies  

h.c.j.mantila@sms.ed.ac.uk
Valentina Marcheselli Are we alone in the Universe? Toward an ethnographic account of the search for Life as we don't know it ethnography,Sociology of Knowledge,astrobiology  

V.Marcheselli[at]sms.ed.ac.uk
Mariama Khan Bloodlines, Borderlines, Conflict and The Gambia-Senegal Relations: transport, trade and religious networks International development,Institutions and institutional change,International Relations,ethnography,identity politics,Political Theology & Religio-Politics,Policy,Regionalism,popular culture,Social change,conflict resolution,African borderlands,Transport,Trade,Religion And Ritual Chrystal Macmillan Building 

M.Khan-9@sms.ed.ac.uk
Marie-Eve Hamel Mediated Voices: Nation/State-Building, NGOs and Survivors of Sexual Violence in Postconflict Rwanda and Bosnia-Herzegovina Genocide,sexual violence,gender,Community Belonging,relationships  

m.hamel@sms.ed.ac.uk
Brooks Marmon Zimbabwe,Southern Africa,West Africa,Liberia,Cold War,decolonization,higher education,Transnational History  

s1667414@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Sara Marsden Global Health Policy,corporations and health  

s.marsden@sms.ed.ac.uk
Q. Adam Marshall (primitive title) Taming the wild: an ethnography of belief amongst politically disenchanted city dwellers – Phnom Penh, Cambodia Cambodia,Phnom Penh,Religion And Ritual,Khmer Buddhism,Khmer Evangelical Christianity,belief,the 'heart',ethics,Space,place and the city,Subjectivity and Personhood,nationalism,Modernity,Anthropology of the state  

q.a.marshall@sms.ed.ac.uk
Laura S. Martin Local Transitional Justice and Reconciliation in Sierra Leone Sierra Leone,Transitional Justice,Conflict and Post-Conflict Studies,Local ownership,Participation,Uganda,Rwanda,Mozambique,Memory Politics,Notions of truth,justice and reconciliation,Ritual reconciliation,Truth Commissions,genocide,local NGOs,violence and conflict,ICC politics in Africa,Hissene Habre case,Fambul Tok International  

S1260530@sms.ed.ac.uk
David Martí Explaining Territorial Demands: Party Competition as a Driver of Self-government Claims in Decentralised Stateless Nations Territorial Politics,Nationalism and National Identity,Federalism,Multiculturalism,Democracy,Political Parties,Multi-level governance  

davidmarti70@gmail.com
Sissela Matzner Foreign Policy,Political parties,Responsibility,Narratives,Humanitarianism,Humanitarian intervention,Political violence,Conflict  

May Darwich Ideational and Material Forces in Threat Perception: Saudi and Syrian Choices in Middle East Wars International Relations of the Middle East,International Relations,Middle East Politics,IR and the Middle East,Balance of power,identity politics,ideas and foreign policy,Political Islam  

may.darwich@durham.ac.uk
Leah McCabe Gendering Change: Substantive Representation of Women and Domestic Abuse Policymaking in Post-Devolution Scotland Feminism,Feminist institutionalism,Institutions and institutional change,Political representation,women's movements,Scottish Devolution,gender and public policy,domestic abuse,feminising policy,Gender & intersectionality  

Leah.McCabe@ed.ac.uk
Stephen McConnachie Wellbeing in Buganda: The Pursuit of a Good Life in Two Ugandan Villages Uganda,Buganda,East Africa,Happiness,Conceptions and pursuit of the good life,Well-being,Values,Morality Office 6.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s.mcconnachie-3@sms.ed.ac.uk
Taylor McConnell Memory Abuse, Violence and Identity in the former Yugoslavia: Perpetuations of divided memory in Croatia and Serbia since 1995 Memory abuse,Collective memory,Memory politics,Yugoslavia,Bosnia and Herzegovina,Serbia,Croatia,National identity,Identity construction,Transitional justice,Political reform,State building,Othering,Violence,Reconciliation,Education,Socialisation processes  

tmcconne@exseed.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Fiona McGrath Room 2.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s0127182@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hannah McInnes-Dean Maternity,Paternity,Parents and parenthood,Gender and parenting,Sex & Gender,Reproductive Health,Kinship,Medical Anthropology,Childbearing,Perinatal care and support,Parental Leave  

h.j.mcinnes-dean@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alice Nagle Living Psalm 127: Gender, reproduction, and religious embodiment amongst American patriarchal pro-natalists. Performativity,Sexuality,Religious Identity,Childbearing,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,Christianity,Comedy and Humour,gender,marriage,Religion And Ritual,Kinship,Anthropology of the United States,Subjectivity and Personhood,agency,East Africa,life cycles,ethics and ideology,pregnancy,Pregnancy Loss,social reproduction Crystal Macmillan Building 

a.e.nagle@sms.ed.ac.uk
Tiffany Minjauw Smallholder farmer resilience to climate change: from information, to adaptation, to transformation International Development,Food Security,Climate Change Adaptation,Smallholder farming,Climate Information Services,Early Warning Systems,Sub-Saharan Africa,Gender and Development,Ecosystem services and land use,Agricultural Production,Environmental Sustainability,Livestock Production School of Social and Political Science 
+393203933033
f.minjauw@hotmail.com
Henry Mitchell 'I am a socialist': The Life and Works of Clements Kadalie, c. 1896-1951 South Africa,Malawi,Britain,Labour History,Transnational History Chrystal Macmillan Building 
https://edinburgh.academia.edu/HenryMitchell
henry.mitchell@ed.ac.uk
Mary Mitchell What contribution does Family Group Conferencing make to children and families longer-term outcomes? Participation,Child Welfare,Social Justice,Children and Young People Centre for Research on Families and Relationships 

m.a.s.mitchell@sms.ed.ac.uk
Tine Armed Forces,Military cultures,Medical anthropology,Mental Health,Ethnicity and culture,Violence,Trauma and PTSD  

t.molendijk@sms.ed.ac.uk
Agathe C. Mora Property in Transition: Evidence, Justice and the Law in Post-War Kosovo Anthropology of Law,Bureaucracy,property restitution,Transitional justice,Anthropology of institutions,Evidence,Kosovo,Europe Rm 6.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

a.mora@ed.ac.uk
Oscar Moreno-Martinez Technological innovation in the Colombian war. Insurgency, Counterinsurgency, and Terror (1993–2012) Technology and Innovation Studies,Colombian Armed Conflict,Military-Technical Change,Insurgency & Counter-Insurgency,United States Foreign Security Policy,War Studies Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 744 911 5542
Oscar.Moreno@ed.ac.uk
Derek Morris Memory,identity,Ideology,Narrative Inquiry,Storytelling and ethnography,discourse analysis,life-writing,Auto/Biography,Documents of Life,Iraq and the Middle East,Masculinities,Identity construction,Identity and Alterity,Collective memory,Storytelling and narrative,Myth and storytelling,militaries,Critical ethnography  

derekwesleymorris@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Maggie Morrison Room 3.14, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

M.Morrison-3@sms.ed.ac.uk
Wassim Mroue Middle East Politics,IR and Middle East,Sectarianism,the Gulf region,Israeli-Palestinian conflict  

s1675407@sms.ed.ac.uk
Tair Mukhamadiyev Impact of Accession to the WTO on Performance of National Systems of Innovation of Transition Economies National innovation systems,World Trade Organization,Transition Economies  

s1055791@sms.ed.ac.uk
Declan Murray Solar waste? An ethnography of repair in Kenya's photovoltaic economy Electricity,Rubbish,Trash,Mapping,Visualisation,Solar,Energy,Waste,Power,Design,Repair,Photovoltaics,E-waste,Maintenance Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s0804505@sms.ed.ac.uk
Órla Meadhbh Murray Invisible Work, Textual Performance, and Legitimacy: An Institutional Ethnography of UK Higher Education Institutional Ethnography,Sociology of Knowledge,Feminist Research,Activism,Text,Identity,Theatre & Performance,Intersectionality,Work,Higher education,Qualitative Research Methods  

s0807012@sms.ed.ac.uk
Cera Murtagh Fighting for the Centre: Multi-Ethnic Parties in Post-Conflict Societies in Comparative Perspective Post-conflict societies,Peace and conflict,Ethnicity and Identity,Nationalism and National Identity,Political parties,Social movements,gender politics Room 3.12, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
0131 651 3785
c.e.murtagh@sms.ed.ac.uk
Nataliya Muzyka Influence of European Union on democratic transformations in Poland and Ukraine: role of elites during the transformation process EU external relations,EU-third countries interactions,Europeanization,identity politics,European Union,International Relations,Ukraine,National Identity,Poland,transition studies,post-Soviet politics,Social network analysis,Elites  

n.muzyka@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hadijah Mwenyango refugees/migration and displacement;,Women's Health,Children's Rights,Risk and vulnerability,Social Work Service Provision West wing 
+44 7786536924
H.Mwenyango@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Liita Naukushu  

L.Naukushu@sms.ed.ac.uk
Maureen Neckelmann Religious Pluralisation, Civic Society and Social Capital in Chile Social capital,Civic engagement,Sociology of Religion,Secularisation,Religious Identity,Latin American Culture and Society  

S1255730@sms.ed.ac.uk
Hung The Nguyen Social Learning, Social Shaping and the Copyright Hub: a case study of Emergent IP Infrastructure in the Creative Economy Information Infrastructure Studies,Digital Copyright Exchange,Social consequences of technological change Old Surgeon's Hall 

S1268632@sms.ed.ac.uk
Natalia Nino Growing Right. WHO Child Growth Standards in Colombia Science and technology,Standars and Classification,Medical Anthropology  

s1100389@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Pia Noel The Interplay Between 'Need' and' Response': An ethnographic multi-stakeholder response analysis to mental distress in post-disaster urban Nepal Medical Anthropology,Mental Health,Humanitarian intervention,Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM),Body Work,Poverty,International development,Embodiment and the anthropology of the body,Nepal,Buddhism,Hinduism,Yoga,Social Determinants of Health,Discourses of Health and Wellness,Neo and Post-Colonial Studies,Resilience,Global Health,South Asia  

Pia.Noel@ed.ac.uk
James Nyomakwa-Obimpeh  

S1066747@sms.ed.ac.uk
Thina Nzo Local Government Party Politics and Councillor Representation in South Africa Political representation,Local Government,Local party politics,Policy,gender and political institutions  
+4477 69766802
thina.nzo@gmail.com
R. Elliott Oakley Amazonia,Numeracy,Guyana  

r.e.oakley@sms.ed.ac.uk
Katarina Ockova 'Marriage, Kinship, Memory, and the Future among the Jewish Minority in Post-socialist Slovakia' (working title) Kinship and relatedness,History and Memory, especially as explored through intergenerational relations,Jewishness,Diaspora and transnationalism,Marriage and marital preferences,Community Belonging,Religion And Ritual,gender,Slovakia Chrystal Macmillan Building 

K.Ockova@sms.ed.ac.uk
Harla Sara Octarra 'Making visible inter-agency working processes in children's services' -working title Policy Processes,Children's Services,Inter-agency work,Children's Rights Flat 4F1, CRFR PhD Students Office 

H.S.Octarra@sms.ed.ac.uk
Victor Paz Oliva Developing social pedagogic residential care in the UK: The contribution of Spanish theoretical models and practice. residential child care,social pedagogy,Education and social change School of Political and Social Sciences, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

v.paz-oliva@sms.ed.ac.uk
Meritxell Ramirez-i-Olle The Making of Dendroclimatological Knowledge: a Symmetrical Analysis of Trust and Scepticism in Science Sociology of Knowledge,sociology of scientific knowledge,Paleoclimatology,trust,scepticism,Research methods,Politics of climate change science  

m.ramirez-olle@sms.ed.ac.uk
P. Trent Olsen The inclusive guise of gay asylum: a socio-legal analysis of sexual minority asylum recognition in the United Kingdom Asylum,Human rights,identity politics,LGBT studies Chrystal Macmillan Building 

P.T.Olsen@sms.ed.ac.uk
Emmanuel Oluwole Oni A Case Study of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) as an agent of Institutional Reform in Nigeria. Institutions and institutional change,Quantitative Research,Macroeconomic Analysis,Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies,International Development West Wing 5th Floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+2348138339219
s1269913@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Takamasa Osawa Indonesia, Sumatra, Indigeneity, ethnicity, tribal identity, post-foragers  

T.OSAWA-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Plamena Panayotova British Sociology and Statistics History of science,history of social science,history of statistics,methodology in the social sciences,Quantitative Methods in Social Research,Education  

s1007946@sms.ed.ac.uk
George Papamichail  

g.papamichail@sms.ed.ac.uk
Nina Perkowski Humanitarianism, Human Rights, and Security in EUropean Border Governance: The Case of Frontex EU border management,Frontex,Migration,Humanitarianism,border security,Human rights,critical migration research,European Union migration policy,irregular migration,critical security studies  

n.perkowski@sms.ed.ac.uk
Peter Yates 'Better Together': A grounded theory study of social worker decision making in cases involving sexual behaviour between siblings Social Work,Sibling incest,Sibling sexual abuse,Children who display harmful sexual behaviour,Decision making,Family reunification,Sibling contact 3.16, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)131 651 1585
peter.yates@ed.ac.uk
Mihail Petkov Policy Circles: Sub-types of the Parentela (working title) policy networks,Public policy,interest groups,subgovernments,policy community,lobbying Chrystal McMillan Building, Room 6.15 

M.P.Petkov@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Tanita Jill Poeggel Struggles around Detention and Deportation of Non-Citizens in Germany Immigration and asylum policy,political theory,asylum seekers and refugees,critical migration research,Migration and citizenship,Social movements,critical theory,national identity,Memory politics  

s1655289@sms.ed.ac.uk
Pattamaporn Prachomrat National system of innovation Rm 1.03 Old Surgeon's Hall, High School Yards 

s0975678@sms.ed.ac.uk
Anna Pultar Competing visions and rationalities in centre-left parties' education policy. The case of comprehensive schooling in England and Austria Education Policy,comparative social policy,the politics of education policy making,political debates and politics in the welfare state,social inequality,political ideologies and history of political thinking Rm 315, Chrystal MacMillan Building 

anna.pultar @ ed.ac.uk
No Photo Lorenzo Ranalli 4.12 CMB 

l.s.ranalli@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lindsay Randall Gender,,Kinship,Islam,International development,Ethiopia,Marriage and polygamy,Anthropology of time,Feminist Theory,Political Anthropology,Ecnomic Anthropology,Anthropology of Childhood,Agency and Subjectivity  
+44 07397812730
lindsay.randall@ed.ac.uk
Liz Ravalde Chrystal Macmillan Building 

e.ravalde@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Zoey Reeve The Social Identity Theory of Radicalisation in Intergroup Conflict Social psychology 4.14 CMB 

Z.Reeve@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alexandra Remond Britain,Canada,federal states,identity politics,nationalism,Politics,Comparative Politics,British-EU politics,Scotland,Political parties,Territorial Politics,Nationalism,Nationalism and National Identity,Scottish Independence Referendum,Quebec-Scotland comparisons,Political identities and citizenship,Election campaigning,Electoral Systems in Divided Societies,Electoral and Referendum behaviour,Montenegro,the Balkans 6.12 CMB 
07857898712
a.remond@ed.ac.uk
Mason Robbins A Beautiful Game: Data Ranking Systems, IT Companies, and Football Conflict Resolution in Divided Societies,Politics of Football,IR and Middle East,Diplomacy,Big Data Analytics,Ranking Systems,Football and IT Companies,Microsoft,Deloitte,Real Madrid,Spanish Football,Sports Management 1.02 
+44 (0)745 025 5096
m.robbins-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Abel Villa Technological Capability Development, Cooperation and Value creation in agricultural Value Chains. The case of San Francisco Produce/Peninsula Organics Science and technology studies,agriculture,Global Value Chains,technological capabilities,innovation networks,organic agriculture,Cooperation and Value creation,Small-scales farmers PhD room; Old Surgeon's Hall 
07983139345
s1254422@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Sarah Rogers Exploring child well-being in non-resident father households using the Growing Up in Scotland study Child well-being,Non-resident fatherhood,Family structure,Family law and policy,Quantitative analysis of large-scale surveys,Structural equation modelling Centre for Research on Families & Relationships 

S.L.Rogers@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Karina E Romo Medrano M  

K.E.Romo-Medrano-Mora@sms.ed.ac.uk
Anna Ross Doing Drugs Policy: Narratives, Knowledge and Participation Social Policy,Criminal Justice,Sociology of Drugs,Participatory Methods,Drug Policy 6.13 Chrystal McMillan Building 

anna.ross@ed.ac.uk
No Photo Piyush Roy  

s0895654@sms.ed.ac.uk
Pascal Rudin Children's Rights,'global mental health',ADHD,Family,Education,discourse analysis  

Pascal.Rudin@ed.ac.uk
Sarah M. E. Ruggins Building blocks: The innovation and regulation of exchange-traded funds in the United States, 1970 - 2000 Financial Innovation,financial regulation,exchange traded funds,econometrics and econometric theory,performativity,derivative instruments,Financial Markets,Social Studies of Finance Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0)7541 543776
s.ruggins@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Sofiane Sahnoun Active Citizenship for British Muslims under the Coalition Government identity politics,national identity,Citizenship and belonging  
07778144310
s1368857@sms.ed.ac.uk
Nathalia Salamanca-Sarmiento Telling childhoods: Growing up as a child soldier in Colombia (working title) Memory,identity,Narrative Inquiry,Human rights,Childhood and Youth Studies,reconciliation and dealing with the past,Contesting childhood Room 3.2 

n.salamanca@sms.ed.ac.uk
Anthony Salamone European integration,European Union,British politics,UK's EU relations,UK foreign policy,Scottish politics,Europeanisation,Devolution,Public opinion,Public policy,Comparative politics  

A.M.Salamone@ed.ac.uk
Putri Viona Sari Exploring the Policy Development Addressing Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) in Indonesia Policy Processes,Neglected Tropical Diseases,Infectious Disease  

P.V.Sari@sms.ed.ac.uk
Anna Schneider The Social Statuses in Later Life: A Study of the Effect of Retirement in Germany today. Socio-cultural change,Quantitative research,Social Exclusion,Historical sociology Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Anna.Schneider@ed.ac.uk
Elisabeth Schweiger Droning Silence - Targeted Killing and the Significance of Silence in International Law Formation UN Security Council,War on terror,Discourse Theory,critical theory,International Law & International Relations,Law and Regulation  

eschweig@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Andrew Scott Policy reasons or policy networks? The factors influencing shale gas policy-making within the British government. energy politics,energy security,business regulation,environmental politics,Public policy,Comparative Politics,policy networks,policy community,Politics of oil Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s0823307@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ceren Sengül Varieties of 'Kurdishness' in Turkey: state rhetoric, region, and language ethnicity,Nationalism,Kurds,everyday nationalism  

C.Sengul@sms.ed.ac.uk
Emilia P Sereva Norbert Elias,Process Sociology,Social theory,British funeral industry  

Emilia.Sereva@ed.ac.uk
Tirion Seymour The Third Sector and the Shaping of Services for Huntington's Disease in Scotland: Organisations, Boundary Work and Expertise Sociology of health and illness,Professional knowledge,Sociology of Organisations,Medical sociology,expertise and interdisciplinarity,Third Sector,Genetics and Society,Scotland,Health policy,collaborative governance and partnerships,UK,Huntington's disease,Public services,Healthcare organisations,Qualitative research methods,ethics and research practices,Patient experiences  

T.J.Seymour@sms.ed.ac.uk
Mabutho Xolani Shangase Investigating Public Policy Formulation in Post-Apartheid South Africa: A Comparative Case Study of the Macro Economic Policy Framework and Sectoral Policies (Education and Electricity), 1994-2014. South African Public Policy,Post-Apartheid State,Neoliberalism,Discourse Analysis,Public Policy Theory Centre of African Studies 
+44 (0) 755 439 1518
G.M.Shangase@sms.ed.ac.uk
Shubhi Sharma Migration dynamics of people living in and around protected areas of India Protected Areas,Relocation,Neoliberalism,Gender,Identity,India,Accumulation by dispossession,Indigenous Peoples,Scheduled tribes  

Shubhi.Sharma@ed.ac.uk
Malissa Shaw Biotechnologies: Stem Cells and Assisted Reproduction,Gender Theory,Latin American Culture and Society,Political Economy of Health,Substance: Stem Cells,Embryos and other Biogenetic Tissues,Biomedical knowledge(s),practices and technologies,Science & technology studies,Sociology of the body,Embodiment,Agency and coercion Chrystal Macmillan 

M.K.Shaw@sms.ed.ac.uk, shaw.malissa@gmail.com
Haitao Shi Criminal Justice Policy,Drug Policy in China,Police Culture,Drugs and Crime,Qualitative Research Methods,Discourse Analysis  

Haitao.Shi@ed.ac.uk
Evan Shirley A Decision Support System to guide decisions of public sector pharmaceutical supply chains in low-and-middle countries Pharmaceutical policy,Pharmaceuticals,Supply Chains,Operations Research and Management Science,Game Theory,Health systems,Public health challenges in developing countries Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s1471928@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Ting Ting Shum Practicing Public Health: Health Workers and Tuberculosis Control in Contemporary China China,Infectious Disease,Tuberculosis,Public Health Practice and Policy,Care,Subjectivity and Personhood,Value  

t.shum@sms.ed.ac.uk
Kimberly Sigmund Natural Medicine in Mexico City: Searching for Internal Balance in an Unbalanced Society Natural Medicine,Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM),Mexico,Latin American Culture and Society,Healthcare,Medical Anthropology,Power (domination, authority, legitimacy) 6.13 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

S0898226@sms.ed.ac.uk
Judith Sijstermans Evaluating the Impact of Transnational Party Collaboration on European Stateless Nationalist and Regionalist Parties Political parties,European Union,Policy learning,Europeanization,Nationalism,Regionalism,Socialization,Policy networks,Policy transfer,Multi-level governance,British Politics  

judith.sijstermans@ed.ac.uk
Tatianna Mello Pereira da Silva Traces of trash: an analysis of the social, spatial and material dimensions of the recycling chain of PET bottles in Brazil Sustainable consumption and production,Global south,Brazil,Circular Economy,Waste pickers,Waste,Recycling networks,Materiality,Global Value Chains,space and spatiality Chrystal Macmillan Building 

tatianna.silva@ed.ac.uk
No Photo I Lin Sin Cultural Capital and Distinction: Malaysian Students and Recent Graduates of UK International Tertiary Education social mobility,higher education,International migration  

ilin.sin@ed-alumni.net
Monica Skaten  

S1130466@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lukas Slothuus Political theory,Political philosophy,Marxism,Critical theory,Resistance,Contentious politics  

Lukas.Slothuus@ed.ac.uk
Saskia Smellie Explaining Variation in Refugee Protection Policy in the EU: National Role Conceptions and Domestic Political Constraints Politics of Migration and Asylum Policy,Responsibility-Sharing,European Union,Foreign Policy,Role Theory School of Social & Political Science 
07530 882515
Saskia.Smellie@ed.ac.uk
Charlotte Snelling Puzzling participants or a disaffected citizenry? Re-examining education's impacts on the electoral mobilisation of Britain's youth Political participation,Youth participation,Elections,Campaigning,Student movements,Turnout,Voting behaviour,Quantitative methods  

c.j.snelling@sms.ed.ac.uk
Esje Stapleton Institutions In/Cognito: The socio-cognitive emergence of agentic intelligence and the basis of phenomenology Philosophy of Mind,Cyborgs,the structure/agency problem,Zombies,Queer Theory,Socially Extended Mind Hypothesis Office 5.13, 5th floor, Chrystal MacMillan Building 
http://edinburgh.academia.edu/SJStapleton
s.j.stapleton-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sarah Stopforth The Relationship Between Parental Socio-Economic Position and Children's Educational Outcomes Sociology of Education,Social Stratification,Cultural Capital,Quantitative Analysis  

sarah.stopforth@ed.ac.uk
Hyojung Sun Digital Disruption in the Recording Industry digital culture,Internet research,copyright issues,popular music,Creative Industries Room 2.02 Science, Technology and Innovation Studies 

H.Sun-8@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Yifang Sun PhD of Politics political psychology,US foreign policy,Foreign Policy Analysis  

s1563324@sms.ed.ac.uk
Kasper Swerts "Vetera Novis Augere": Nationalism, Neo-thomism and Historiography in Quebec and Flanders (1900-1945) Canada,nationalism,Historiography,Philosophy of history,Quebec,Flanders,Belgium,Modern History,Transnational History  

s1369297@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dora Tadic Imagined Futures of Same-sex Couples Ageing,Gender,Sexuality,Qualitative Research Methods,imagined futures  
+447521207427
s1564114@sms.ed.ac.uk
Consuelo Thiers Not quite a Pacific Ocean: the role of leader's beliefs in the context of South American enduring rivalries political psychology,Foreign Policy Analysis,Latin American Foreign Policies,At-a-distance personality assessment of political leaders Chrystal Macmillan Building   
+44 (0) 749 156 0106
consuelo.thiers@ed.ac.uk
Rebekah Thompson Pigs, People, Pathogens. Neglected Zoonotic and Tropical Diseases,Livestock Research,Meat Eating,Pigs,Medical Anthropology,Helminths,East Africa,Human-animal relationships,Institutions and institutional change  

rebekah.thompson@ed.ac.uk
Daniel Thorpe Unbundling "Indigenous" Space Capability for "Societal Benefits": Actors, Policy Positons and Agency in Geospatial Information Science in Southwest Nigeria environmental politics,aerospace science and technologies,technopolitics,ethnography,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Sociology of Science & Technology,postcolonial science and technology studies,Situational analysis Old Surgeon's Hall 

D.Thorpe@ed.ac.uk
Larissa Toal Army of Dolls: Discursive and Substantive Representations of Women in Sub-State Nationalist Movements Feminism,Nationalism,women's and social movements,Critical Discourse Analysis,Gender and conflict  

s1269429@sms.ed.ac.uk
Alva Katharina Traebert HIV/AIDS, Identity and Experiences of LGBT/Queer Community in Scotland, 1980-2000. Gender and Sexuality,Intersectionality,Feminism,Queer Theory,Narrative Inquiry,Human rights  

a.k.traebert@sms.ed.ac.uk
Vasilis Tsiatouras Soviet Mathematics,Economic Anthropology,Economic Sociology,Organizational Studies,Sociocybernetics  

V.Tsiatouras-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
James Turing The Circular Economy And Emerging E-Waste Storms In Sub-Saharan Africa energy security,Environment,Global justice,Humanitarian intervention,Sustainability,ICT4D,Ghana,Malawi,Kenya,Scotland-Malawi Partnership,Light and power,solar energy and rural electrification,Recycling,Repair,repurposing,E-waste,Rural Development,Education for Sustainable Development,Entrepreneurship,social enterprise,Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR),Renewable Energy Systems Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s0905388@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ben Twist The role of the cultural sector in promoting attitudinal and behavioural change Climate change,Cultural Sociology,Sustainability  

ben@creativecarbonscotland.com
Patrick Utz Territorial politics,Federalism,Nationalism and Devolution,Party politics,Multi-level party politics,European Union,Europeanization,Language policy,identity politics,Consociationalism  

patrick.utz@ed.ac.uk
Emel Uzun Living Together and Everyday Encounters: Nationalism Narratives of Ordinary People in Turkey Rm 6.14 
07867210553
E.uzun@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sara Valencia Knowledge transformation and its use in multi-organisational knowledge-based projects. A multi-case study of vaccine clinical trials in Colombia, Brazil, Mexico. Clinical Trials,Clinical regulation,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Knowledge managment,Latin America,Shared Knowledge,Vaccines  

s1260565@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ingmar Versolmann Three Energy Packages & Decision 994/2012 – Paving the way for a European Energy Union European Union,EU Energy Policy,New Institutionalism,EU external relations,European Intergration,Energy politics,Energy security School of Social and Political Science, Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0) 778 774 4004
I.Versolmann@sms.ed.ac.uk
Amanda Vettini 'Should we be creating Jacks and Jills of all trades in social research?: Assessing responses to breadth and depth in postgraduate social science research methods training.' Research methodology,Higher Education,Innovative Research Methods,Children and Families,Relationship breakdown and divorce,Research Methods Training West Wing (5th floor), Crystal Macmillan Building 

s1144892@sms.ed.ac.uk
Matjaz Vidmar Innovation,Innovation theory,Sectoral Systems of Innovation,Systems of Innovation,Science and technology,Knowledge transfer/exchange,Anthropology of Knowledge,Institutional knowledge production and practices,Knowledge managment,Entrepreneurship,Business Incubation,Space,aerospace science and technologies,Policy Royal Observatory Edinburgh 
+44 (0)131 668 8461
m.vidmar@sms.ed.ac.uk
Llibert Mendez de Vigo The Flag as a Tablecloth: Food Practices of the New Spanish Immigrant Community in Edinburgh sociology of food,Memory,identity,Immigration,Food and Identity,Diaspora and transnationalism  

Llibert.Mendez.De.Vigo@ed.ac.uk
Gisli Vogler An Arendtian Critical Realist Account of Active Political Agency in the Grey Zone of Complex Complicity in Human Rights Violations (working title) political theory,critical realism,Social theory Politics and International Relations School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh 

s1668190@sms.ed.ac.uk
Renske Vos international law,Transnational Law,EU Crisis Management,EU military operations,International Security,governance,Practice Theory,legal theory,EU Bureaucracy,Migration,Libya  

r.n.vos@sms.ed.ac.uk
Ann-Christin Wagner From Waiting for the bus to Waiting for Godot: An ethnography of the relationship between waiting and displacement among Syrian refugees in Mafraq, Jordan Social Anthropology,Migration studies,Refugee studies,Anthropology of the Middle East,Urban Refugees,Urban anthropology,Border studies,Hospitality 5.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

Ann-Christin.Wagner@ed.ac.uk
Michel Wahome Identity, values and vision and the emergence of systems of innovation: An analysis of digital technology entrepreneurs in Nairobi, Kenya Technology and society,Innovation,Kenya,sustainable development  

m.n.l.wahome@sms.ed.ac.uk
Tingting Wan Understanding Small-Holding Households in a Changing Chinese Village Documents of Life,Gender and social change,Narrative Inquiry,Sociological Theory,families and households,Identity formation,Economic Sociology,sociology of emotions,Social Networks,Development studies,Social capital Sociology, School of Social and Political Science 

T.Wan-4@sms.ed.ac.uk
Fei Wang Financial Security and Retirement for Women in China fanancial security,Financial Security,Quantitative Research,China,Gender,Elder,Poverty,Pension policy,Upward Intergenerational Transfer  

s1515840@sms.ed.ac.uk
Xiaona Wang Occult Traditions in the Making of Newton’s Natural Philosophy Intellectual History of Science,History of science and medicine,The Scientific Revolution,Science and religion  

s1357591@sms.ed.ac.uk
Julie Watson  

J.E.Watson-1@sms.ed.ac.uk
Cat Wayland Political Theory,Political Philosophy,Feminist Theory,Gender and Intersectionality,Critical Theory,Subjectivity and Politics of the Self,Theories of Oppression and Complicity,Neoliberalism and subjectivity,Resistance and solidarity  

s1666266@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sarah Weakley Welfare for Whom: the impact of poverty reduction policies on youth transitions in the US and UK youth,Welfare states,transition to adulthood,poverty,Quantitative Methods,Longitudinal Data Analysis,US domestic policy,UK domestic policy  

sarah.weakley@ed.ac.uk
Zhen Wei Political sociology,Historical sociology,Social theory,Sociology of the body,China,Labour and labour movements  
+44 (0)7421233421
s1515888@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Britt-Evy Westergard 2.13 Chrystal Macmillan Building 
+44 (0) 131 651 3784 (office)
s0793948@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Alison Wheatley donor insemination,gamete donation,denmark,gender,Masculinities Rm 1.03, Old Surgeons Hall 

A.L.Wheatley@sms.ed.ac.uk
Catherine Whittaker Warrior Women of Central Mexico: The Cosmology of Gender Violence in a Changing World Gender,and Violence,Mexico,Mesoamerica,Nahuatl,morality,cosmology,Narrative,Texts and Discourse,Intersectionality,Catholicism,Marginality,Democracy,Religion And Ritual,Politics of Indigeneity,Cosmopolitics,Testimony and memory 5.13 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

s1355862@sms.ed.ac.uk
Valeri Wiegel The biography of an innovation: an ecological analysis of a strategic technology project in the auto-industry Technology and Innovation Studies,Biography of Artefact,Social Shaping of Technology,Social Learning,Information Infrastructures Rm 1.03, Old Surgeons' Hall 

v.wiegel@ed.ac.uk
Emily Wilkinson Veganism,Meat Eating,Happy Meat,Feminism,Intersectionality,Critical Animal Studies,Food Studies,Food  

s0801998@sms.ed.ac.uk
Lauren Wilks Domestic Work and Daily Commuting in West Bengal, India (working title) domestic labour,care,gender,class,social inequality,migration,mobility,commuting,family and personal relationships,South Asia  

L.Wilks @ sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Laura Winterton  

s1267542@sms.ed.ac.uk
No Photo Mark T.O. Wong "Hidden" Youth: Understanding Socially Withdrawn Young People in Hong Kong and Scotland Youth,NEET (Not in Education,Employment or Training),Hong Kong,Scotland,Scottish Public Policy,Social network analysis,Social capital,Social Networks,Big data,Data Science Chrsytal Macmillan Building 

m.t.o.wong@sms.ed.ac.uk
Chris Mellingwood Investigating the 'engineering imagination' in biology Communication theories,sociology of scientific knowledge,public understanding of science,narrative and metaphor,Engineering studies,Science and technology studies,Biotechnologies  

c.r.mellingwood[at]sms.ed.ac.uk
Alexandra Wright Exploring evidence-based policy implementation: a case of alcohol policy in Scotland Health policy,policy implementation,Health Systems Research,Public policy,Knowledge exchange,Evidence,alcohol policy  

alex.wright@ed.ac.uk
Runguo Wu PhD in International Public Health Policy Health Insurance,Quantitative Methods,Multilevel Modelling,Monitoring and Evaluation 314 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

runguo.wu@ed.ac.uk
Boel Marcks von Würtemberg Gender and self-reliance within humanitarian support for Turkey's urban displaced Gender and conflict,Gender and Development,International development,Global political economy,gender mainstreaming,economic development,Development and Humanitarian Aid,Turkey,Syria,Refugee studies,refugees and displacement,Urban Refugees,Forced displacement  

boel.marcks@ed.ac.uk
Inna Yaneva-Toraman Personhood within a Mask: An ethnography of in/visibility among the Baining of New Britain (PNG) Anthropology of the body,personhood,death,Melanesia,Material Culture,Masks,Religion And Ritual,Christianity,Economic anthropology,land ownership,indigenous rights,Conservation and development 5.16 Chrystal Macmillan Building 

i.yaneva-toraman@ed.ac.uk
Chihwei Yeh Making sense of the value of particle physics in society Science policy,Sociology of science,Representation of science,Social aspect of big science and basic research,CERN,Science communication  
+44 (0) 131 651 4274
s1347642@sms.ed.ac.uk
Candice Hiu-Yan Yu Permanence Pending: How Chinese Temporary Migrants Hope to Stay in the UK Through Relationships with Permanent Residents UK,Citizenship,Marriage and Intimate Relationships,Chinese would-be-permanent migrants,Social Mobility  

s1554512@sms.ed.ac.uk
Mengyao Yuan Political imaginary presented by online narratives Social media,Political identities and citizenship  

M.Yuan-2@sms.ed.ac.uk
Goran Zangana Health policy,Global Health Policy,Health Policy in Developing Countries,Financing, Primary Health Care, Basic Benefit Packages, User Fees  

s1151890@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Luba Zatsepina-McCreadie The Role of Nuclear Identities in Shaping Nuclear Decisions (US and USSR). Nuclear Weapons,Identity,Non-proliferation,Post-structuralism,Discourse Analysis,Gender,Cold War,IR and Security studies 6.13, Chrystal Macmillan Building 

L.Zatsepina@sms.ed.ac.uk, lzatsepi@exseed.ed.ac.uk
Andreas Zaunseder Work and Citizenship: a Multi-Sited Ethnography of Labour, Political Engagement and the Construction of Meaningful Work in Scottish Worker Co-operatives’ (working title) Historical sociology,political theory,Social theory,public engagement,Economic Sociology,Political Sociology,Critical Theory  

andreas.zaunseder@ed.ac.uk; r02az16@abdn.ac.uk
Luca Zazzi Social Theory,Philosophy of the Social Sciences,Ontology,Modernity,Media and Communications,Theoretical Methods,Non-Representational Politics,Non-Relational Ontology,Mass,Analogy, Paradigm, Singularity  

Luca.Zazzi@ed.ac.uk
Bryce Zedalis The U.S. Regulation of OTC Commodity Derivatives, 1992-2017 Financial Regulation,Financial Fragility and Instability,Derivative Regulation,Critical Discourse Studies,Cultural Political Economy  

s1419822@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dominik Zelinsky Social theory,Cultural Sociology,Totalitarism,Communism,Central Eastern Europe,Dissent,Semiotics,Literary Theory,Comparative/Historical Sociology,Hermeneutics,Historical sociology,Sociology of Knowledge,Sociology of Religion,Sociology of Art  

Dominik.Zelinsky@ed.ac.uk
Nazira Zholdoshbekova Role of International Development Cooperation in Educational Transformation of the post-Soviet states: the case of the Kyrgyz Republic Institutions and institutional change,International development,Foreign Aid,Political economy of foreign aid;,Educational policy discourses,Comparative education,Policy borrowing,School reforms,Critical Discourse Analysis Office 6.12, Crystal Macmillan Building 

n.zholdoshbekova@sms.ed.ac.uk
Mariah Jade Zimpfer Identity and Marginalization in Contemporary Appalachia Ethnicity and culture,Appalachia,the American South,ethnography,Social Impact Assessment,Program Evaluation,Historical sociology,Bridging and bonding,Artifact Ethnography,Social capital  

mjadez@gmail.com
Giorgos Zoukas A Critical Approach to Climate Blogging from a Science and Technology Studies Perspective (working title) Sociology of Scientific Knowledge,Science Communication,Internet Studies  

G.Zoukas[AT]sms.ed.ac.uk