Jude Murison

Jude Murison
Name
Dr Jude Murison
Title
Senior Research Fellow in Governance and Regulation
Politics and International RelationsSchool of Social and Political ScienceUniversity of Edinburgh
Address
Chrystal Macmillan Building 15a George Square Edinburgh UK EH8 9LD
Email
Research Interests
Public policy, Political Economy of Development, Migration, Health, International Business, Agriculture and Rural Livelihoods, Justice, Human rights, Elections, Constitutional Politics, governance, Africa, Asia, Uganda, Rwanda
URL
http://www.sps.ed.ac.uk/jwi/about_us/people/murison_jude

Qualifications

Jude is a graduate of the universities of York and Edinburgh, and holds a doctorate in Politics and International Studies from the University of Warwick. Jude previously taught in Belgium and at the University of Warwick, UK, and has held Visiting Fellowships at Makerere University, Uganda and Sciences-Po, Paris.

 

Research Interests

Jude has conducted extensive field research in developing countries.  Her research focuses on human rights, health, international business, judicial politics, rural development, agricultural production, and migration. Her research has been funded by the ESRC, Leverhulme Trust, European Commission Framework 7 and Carnagie Trust for Scotland.

 

Publications 

Books and Edited Collections

Emotional and Ethical Challenges for Field Research in Africa Thomson, S., Ansoms, A. & Murison, J. 2012 Palgrave.

 

Remaking Law in Africa: Transnationalism, Persons and Rights Murison, J., Griffiths, A., & King, K. 2008 Edinburgh University

 

Return and Onward Migration - Special Issue. Jeffery, L. & Murison, J.  2011 Population, Space and Place. 17, 2, p. 131-192 

 

Journal Articles

The availability of six tracer medicines in private medicine outlets in Uganda (co-author) 2015 Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice

 

Formaliser l'informel au Rwanda: Des fours à briques et tuiles artisanaux aux fours modernes Murison, J. & Ansoms, A. 2014 L’Afrique des Grands Lacs . p. 1-21 

 

Land Contestation at the Micro Scale: Struggles for Space in the African Marshes Ansoms, A., Wagemakers, I., Walker, M., Murison, J., 2014 World Development. 54, February, p. 243-252 

 

Judicial Politics: Election Petitions and Election Fraud in Uganda 2013 Journal of Eastern African Studies. 7, 3, p. 492-508 

 

De la prospérité à ‘Saoudi’ à la noyade au ‘Darfour’: L’histoire d’un marais au Rwanda’ Murison, J. & Ansoms, A. 2012 L’Afrique des Grands Lacs. p. 375-396

 

Moving Forward, Backward or Staying the Same?: The Political Chronicle of Uganda Murison, J. & Lwanga, D. 2012 L’Afrique des Grands Lacs .

 

The temporal, social, spatial and legal dimensions of return and onward migration Jeffery, L. & Murison, J. 2011  Population, Space and Place. 17, 2, p. 131-139 9 p.

 

Book Chapters

The reorganisation of rural space in Rwanda: Habitat concentration, land consolidation, and collective marshland cultivation Ansoms, A., Ciafo, G., Huggins, C. and  Murison, J., 2014 Losing your Land: Dispossession in the Great Lakes. Hilhorst, T. & Ansoms, A. (eds.). James Currey Ltd

 

Formalizing the Informal in Rwanda: From Artisanal to Modern Brick and Tile Ovens Murison, J. & Ansoms, A. 2013 Securing Livelihoods : Informal Economy Practices and Institutions. Hillenkamp, I., Lapeyre, F. & Lemaitre, A. (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press

 

Introduction: Why Stories Behind the Findings? Murison, J., Thomson, S. & Ansoms, A. 13 Nov 2012 Emotional and Ethical Challenges for Field Research in Africa: The Story Behind the Findings . Thomson, S., Ansoms, A. & Murison, J. (eds.). Palgrave