Politics Staff

Head of Department
Professor Andrew Massey Professor of Politics
Academic staff
Dr Stephane Baele Lecturer
Professor Susan Banducci Professor of Politics
Dr Victoria Basham Senior Lecturer
Dr David Benson Lecturer (Cornwall)
Dr Gregorio Bettiza Lecturer
Dr Nicole Bolleyer Associate Professor
Dr Sarah Bulmer Lecturer (Cornwall)
Dr Dario Castiglione Associate Professor
Dr Travis Coan Lecturer
Dr Sarah Cooper Associate Lecturer (Education and Scholarship)
Chiara Cordelli Lecturer
Professor Michael Dumper Professor in Middle East Politics
Dr Claire Dunlop Senior Lecturer
Dr Robin Durie Senior Lecturer
Dr Lucas Freire Lecturer
Dr Stephen Greasley Lecturer
Professor Iain Hampsher-Monk Professor of Political Theory, Joint Editor of History of Political Thought
Dr Alison Harcourt Associate Professor
Dr John Heathershaw Senior Lecturer
Professor Oliver James Professor of Political Science, Director of Research for Politics
Professor Jeffrey Karp Professor of Political Science
Dr Gabriel Katz Lecturer
Dr Sandra Kröger Lecturer
Dr Robert Lamb Senior Lecturer
Dr David Lewis Senior Lecturer
Dr Bice Maiguashca Senior Lecturer
Dr Amy McKay Senior Lecturer
Dr Klejda Mulaj Senior Lecturer
Dr Alex Prichard Lecturer
Professor Claudio Radaelli Professor of Political Science, Jean Monnet Chair in European Public Policy, Director, Centre for European Governance
Dr Jason Reifler Senior Lecturer
Dr Duncan Russel Senior Lecturer
Dr Clare Saunders Senior Lecturer (Cornwall)
Dr Andrew Schaap Senior Lecturer
Dr Darren Schreiber Lecturer (E&R)
Dr Faiz Sheikh Lecturer (Cornwall)
Professor Sir Steve Smith University Vice Chancellor, Professor of International Studies
Daniel Steed Lecturer (Education and Scholarship)
Dr Dan Stevens Associate Professor (Cornwall)
Professor Doug Stokes Professor of International Relations
Dr Owen Thomas Lecturer in Politics and International Relations
Professor Jack Vowles Professor of Political Science
Dr Joanie Willett Lecturer (Education and Scholarship) - Cornwall
Professor Michael Winter Professor & Director of the Centre for Rural Policy Research
Dr Lei Xie Lecturer (Cornwall)
Research staff
Ms Hannah Chiswell Research Fellow
Roos den Uyl Associate Research Fellow
Dr Robert Fish Senior Research Fellow
Dr Keith Howe Senior Research Fellow
Dr Raimondas Ibenskas Marie Curie Research Fellow
Dr Matt Lobley Senior Research Fellow / Co-Director of Centre for Rural Policy Research
Dr Alice Moseley Research Fellow
Dr Ayako Nakamura Associate Research Fellow
Dr Carolyn Petersen Associate Research Fellow
Dr Emma Pilgrim Daphne Jackson Research Fellow
Dr Stephan Price Associate Research Fellow
Dr Stephen Quinlan Associate Research Fellow
Dr Mariana Skirmuntt Associate Research Fellow
Dr Seungwon Yu Honorary Research Fellow
Associate members
Professor David Armstrong Emeritus Professor
Donald Barr Honorary Research Associate
Professor Richard Bellamy Visiting Professor
Dr Paul Brassley Honorary University Fellow
Dr Allan Butler Visiting Fellow
Dr Peter Carruthers Honorary University Fellow
Professor Richard Collins Honorary Visiting Professor
Charles Cowap Honorary University Fellow
Professor Bruce Doern Emeritus Professor
Dr Jess Gifkins Associate Research Fellow
Professor David Grey Visiting Professor
Mr Mark Howard Honorary Research Associate
Alexander Inman Associate Researcher in CRPR
Alice Inman Honorary Research Associate
Professor Stephen Jarvis Honorary Visiting Professor
Laura Jones Honorary University Fellow
Ekaterina Kolpinskaya Associate Lecturer (E&S) in Quantitative Methods
Dr Phil le Grice Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Anna Matveeva Honorary University Fellow
Professor John McInerney Emeritus Professor
Nick Millard Honorary Visiting Fellow
Dr Gordon Morris Honorary Research Associate
Richard Moyes Honorary University Fellow
Dr Mansour Nsasra Honorary University Fellow
Mark Robins Honorary University Fellow
Professor Michael Rush Emeritus Professor of Politics
Dr Eirini Saratsi Honorary Research Fellow
Professor Malcolm Shaw Visiting Professor
Richard Soffe Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Nick Sotherton Honorary University Fellow
Mr Bill Tupman Honorary Research Fellow
Martyn Warren Honorary University Fellow
Support staff
Tom Allen SSIS Student Recruitment Administrator
Kate Blackmore Projects Officer (Widening Participation and Pathways to Law)
Judith Breckell SSIS Administrator (Education & Workload Planning)
Mrs Jemma Buddle Department Administrator, Politics
Rachel Donald Senior Research Administrator
Mr Gavin Huggett Defra SIP 2 Project Manager
Eleanor Monger SSIS Student Recruitment Team Leader
Miss Julia Paci Employability and Outreach Manager
Emma Reeve Marketing Manager
Julia Southcott Senior Administrator
Mrs Marilyn Stephen PA to Professor Michael Winter and Senior Research Administrator
Sarah Turner Alumni Officer (on maternity leave)
Mrs Jenny Wlasak Departmental Administrator
Graduate Teaching Assistants
Leen Al-Habash Graduate Teaching Assistant
Roberto Baldoli Graduate Teaching Assistant
Serik Beimenbetov Graduate Teaching Assistant
Katherine Berrisford Graduate Teaching Assistant
Michael Cailes Graduate Teaching Assistant
Rick Harmes Graduate Teaching Assistant
Adrian Millican Graduate Teaching Assistant
Tatevik Mnatsakanyan Graduate Teaching Assistant
Martin Moorby Graduate Teaching Assistant
Catherine Owen Graduate Teaching Assistant
Veronique Wavre Graduate Teaching Assistant