Eleanor Gray

Eleanor Gray

Thesis Title: Precarity, adaptation and humanitarian resilience: a cultural geography of health and wellbeing on the frontline of the climate crisis in Chad Abstract: The climate crisis is the single biggest health threat facing humanity. Disproportionately and most...
Aida Hassan

Aida Hassan

Thesis Title: Global health governance and the limits of state-centrism Abstract: While some theories frame global health governance (GHG) as a universalist endeavour to achieve ‘health for all’ in an interconnected world, others view it as a collective of states,...

Petya Atanasova

Thesis title: Abstract: First supervisor: Gary Frost Pathway:1-Health Practices, Innovation & Implementation Cohort: 2021-22
Jeff Zifan Wu

Jeff Zifan Wu

Thesis title: Digitisation of life: addressing behavioural shortcomings in agent-based activity-travel models Abstract: Participation in activities has become less constrained to physical location and time in the digital era. Such activities as teleworking, distance...
Keisha York

Keisha York

Thesis title: Embodied virtual reality training: a new pathway to reduce racial implicit bias and enhance empathy Abstract: Diversity training functions as a key initiative for HR departments aiming to successfully manage ethnic diversity. It intends to facilitate...
Mohammad Usman Zaheer

Mohammad Usman Zaheer

Thesis title: Young Muslims’ Experiences of Islamophobia, Education and Social Mobility Abstract: Mohammad’s research will examine the grounded experiences and perceptions of a diversified sample of British Muslim students, investigating to what extent and in what...
Gabriella Stringer

Gabriella Stringer

Thesis title: The Maternal Body at Work Abstract: This research project examines the physical and mental impact of women’s experience of fertility, pregnancy, birth and breastfeeding on employment, highlighting gaps in employer expectations and provision for...

Dorota Ali

Thesis title: Abstract: First supervisor: Francesca Happe Pathway:2-Life Course, Psychology, & Health Cohort: 2021-22
Rosanna Hildersley

Rosanna Hildersley

Thesis title: Urbanicity and psychosis- are cities bad for mental health? A large-scale data linkage study using electronic health records Abstract: In the UK, more people who have psychosis live in cities than rural areas, and there is a large body of evidence...
Caitlin Hogan

Caitlin Hogan

Thesis title: Discursive Construction of Online Constellations: What can be learned from K- Pop Fans Abstract: Caitlin is a PhD student funded by a LISS-DTP CASE Studentship in partnership with the Korean Culture Centre – UK. Her work focuses on the sociolinguistics...

Xenia Stieger

Thesis title: Abstract: First supervisor: Elisa Cavatorta Pathway:6-Education, Mind & Society Cohort: 2021-22
Thomas Packer-Stucki

Thomas Packer-Stucki

Thesis title: Tuning in to Accentism: Dialect, Discrimination and Education in the Black Country Abstract: Within the UK, each year thousands of children begin school only to find that the language variety that they speak at home is at odds with the one used in the...