Graduate school

Our Students

Name PhD Title Research Interests Contact Information
Mark Adams organizations and institutions,Institutions and institutional change,Participation,International development,power,Well-being,Faith-based organisations (FBOs) s1686871@sms.ed.ac.uk
Clayton Boeyink Refugee studies,Cash Transfers,Refugee Livelihoods,Tanzania,refugee camps,labour migrants,trifurcated state Clayton.Boeyink@ed.ac.uk
Kirsten Campbell Technology and society,sustainable development,Sustainability,renewable energy,India kirsten.campbell@ed.ac.uk
Megan Harrington International Development,Gender and Development,Agriculture and Development,Livelihood,Labour,Land,Agribusiness,Global Value Chains,Global Production Networks,Rural Economy,Rural Development,Political Economy of Agriculture,Political Economy of International Development,Feminisms in Development and Economics,Ethnography,Anthropology,African Studies,Africa,Malawi,Sugar,Feminist Research,Decolonising approaches,Intersectionality info@meganharrington.net; s1264507@ed.ac.uk
Kamya Choudhary Sustainable Development,Irrigation,Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods,Gender and Development,Protected Cultivation,International Development,Ethnography,Rajasthan,Solar Pump s1504844@sms.ed.ac.uk
Megan Douglas International development,Humanitarian intervention,ethnography,Migration and development,Refugee studies,Forced displacement,gender,Democratic Republic of Congo,Kenya,Informal livelihoods,informal settlements s1461792@sms.ed.ac.uk
Dilek Genc Humanitarian Technology,Development and Humanitarian Aid,Blockchains,Market-driven development +44 (0)75 128 17387
dilek.genc@ed.ac.uk
Dr Amelia Kuch Refugee studies,Migration,durable solutions,Citizenship,Mobility,Borderlands,Land Tenure Systems,Land governance,Urban development,International development,ethnography,Qualitative Research Methods,Tanzania,Burundi,Colombia +447592175250
Amelia.Kuch@ed.ac.uk
Sulian Lizé 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,Sustainable Development S.C.Lize@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sublime N. Mabiala Religion and Politics,African Christianity and Ethics,Theo-Political Anthropology,Epistemology of Hope,Post-Conflict Environment,Participatory Reconstruction,G/Localization,Religion and Transnationalism,North-South Partnership,The Democratic Republic of Congo,Congolese Spiritualities +44(0)7428 982556
s1770691@sms.ed.ac.uk
Paulina Gonzalez Martinez Balance of power,Environment,ethnography,Institutions and institutional change,Ideology,nationalism,Policy construction,Sustainability,Inequality,Light,electrification,Mexico,Developing World,Neoliberalism,energy,State-formation,Nation-state,Energy & Infrastructure,Power and resistance,trade unions s1669128@sms.ed.ac.uk
Tiffany Minjauw 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 +393203933033
f.minjauw@hotmail.com
Declan Murray Electricity,Rubbish,Trash,Solar,Energy,Waste,Power,Design,Repair,Photovoltaics,E-waste,Maintenance,Infrastructure s0804505@sms.ed.ac.uk
Emmanuel Oluwole Oni Institutions and institutional change,Quantitative Research,Macroeconomic Analysis,Corruption and Anti-Corruption Studies,International Development +44(0)7448406900
s1269913@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sangwon Park Gender & Development,Women's Empowerment,Girls' Education,Decolonisation of Knowledge,Politics of International Development,Positive Masculinities,Men-Engage Approach,Ethnography,Humanitarian Intervention,Post-Conflict Reconstruction +44 (0)785 290 7878
Sangwon.Park@ed.ac.uk
Ian Russell Knowledge production,Education,Peace and conflict,Post-conflict societies,Post-conflict reconstruction,Higher education,Pedagogy and politics,Knowledge and development I.Russell@ed.ac.uk
Tatianna Mello Pereira da Silva Sustainable consumption and production,Global south,Brazil,Circular Economy,Waste pickers,Waste,Recycling networks,Materiality,Global Value Chains,space and spatiality tatianna.silva@ed.ac.uk
James Turing 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 s0905388@sms.ed.ac.uk
Boel McAteer Forced displacement,Refugee studies,Urban Refugees,Refugee Livelihoods,Gender and Development,Development and Humanitarian Aid,Turkey,social exclusion,labour market inequlities boel.mcateer@ed.ac.uk
Nazira Zholdoshbekova 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 n.zholdoshbekova@sms.ed.ac.uk
Sane Pashane Zuka Instiutional building,energy security,Global Political Economy,,Land governance,Development Policy,Social capital,Historical Institutionalism,Extractive industries and resource governance,policy discourses,Global political economy +44(0)7753281668
s1006429@sms.ed.ac.uk