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Sif Beyer-Hunt

Sif Beyer-Hunt
Name
Sif Beyer-Hunt
Title
Organisation
Social Policy School of Social and Political Science University of Edinburgh
Address
Edinburgh UK
Telephone
E-Mail
Research Interests
Welfare states, Welfare reform politics, Centre-right parties, Populism, Radical right parties, Britain
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/gradschool/community_and_representation/research_student_profiles/social_policy/sif_beyer-hunt

PhD Title

The influence of the populist radical right on centre-right parties' welfare policies.

I am a first-year doctoral candidate interested in the welfare policies of centre-right parties, specifically the influence of the populist radical right on welfare state recalibration in the United Kingdom and America.

PhD Supervisors:

Dr Philip Rathgeb and Dr Markus Ketola

Academic Qualifications:

MSc Gender and International Relations (Distinction), University of Bristol, 2019-2020.

Ba(Hons) History and Politics (First Class), University of Oxford, 2016-2019.

Affiliations:

Member of the Work, Economy and Welfare Research Group at the University of Edinburgh.

Member of the British Social Policy Association (SPA).

Member of the Political Studies Association (PSA).