Politics Staff

Head of Department
Dr Robert Lamb Head of Department, Associate Professor
Academic staff
Dr Stephane Baele Senior Lecturer in International Studies
Professor Susan Banducci Professor and Director of the Exeter Q-Step Centre
Dr David Benson Lecturer (Cornwall)
Dr Gregorio Bettiza Lecturer
Dr David Blagden Lecturer in International Security and Strategy
Professor Nicole Bolleyer Professor of Comparative Politics
Dr Nils-Christian Bormann Lecturer
Dr Aneta Brockhill Lecturer in Politics and International Relations
Dr Sarah Bulmer Lecturer (Cornwall)
Dr Christopher Byrne Lecturer
Dr Ross Carroll Lecturer
Dr Angela Cassidy Lecturer
Dr Dario Castiglione Associate Professor
Dr Sergio Catignani Senior Lecturer in Security and Strategic Studies
Dr Travis Coan Senior Lecturer
Dr Sarah Cooper Lecturer in Politics
Professor Michael Dumper Professor in Middle East Politics
Professor Claire Dunlop Professor of Politics and Public Policy, Director of Research
Dr Robin Durie Senior Lecturer
Dr Irene Fernandez-Molina Lecturer
Dr Stephen Greasley Lecturer
Professor Iain Hampsher-Monk Professor of Political Theory, Joint Editor of History of Political Thought
Professor Alison Harcourt Professor
Dr John Heathershaw Associate Professor
Professor Oliver James Professor of Political Science
Dr Lorien Jasny Lecturer
Dr Gabriel Katz Senior Lecturer
Dr Sandra Kröger Senior Lecturer
Dr David Lewis Senior Lecturer, Director of Education
Professor Matt Lobley Professor in Rural Resource Management, Director of the CRPR
Dr Beverley Loke Lecturer in International Relations
Dr Sarah Drews Lucas Lecturer
Dr Bice Maiguashca Senior Lecturer
Professor Andrew Massey Professor of Politics, Associate Dean - Internationalisation and Development
Dr Amy McKay Senior Lecturer
Dr Shubranshu Mishra Lecturer
Dr Alice Moseley Lecturer
Dr Klejda Mulaj Senior Lecturer
Dr James Muldoon Lecturer (Cornwall)
Lieutenant General (Retd) Prof Paul Newton KBE Chair In Security And Strategy, Director Of Strategy And Security Institute
Professor Patrick Porter Academic Director of SSI
Dr Alex Prichard Senior Lecturer
Professor Claudio Radaelli Professor of Political Science, Jean Monnet Chair in European Public Policy, Director, Centre for European Governance
Professor Jason Reifler Professor of Political Science
Dr Martin Robson Lecturer in Strategic Studies
Dr Duncan Russel Associate Professor, Director of Impact
Professor Clare Saunders Professor in Politics (Cornwall)
Dr Andrew Schaap Associate Professor
Dr Darren Schreiber Senior Lecturer
Dr Karen Scott Senior Lecturer
Professor Sir Steve Smith University Vice Chancellor, Professor of International Studies
Dr Yanan Song Lecturer
Professor Dan Stevens Professor (Cornwall)
Dr Florian Stoeckel Lecturer in Politics
Professor Doug Stokes Professor of International Relations, Director of the Centre for Advanced International Studies and Faculty Director of Post-Graduate Research
Dr Delacey Tedesco Lecturer (Cornwall)
Dr Eva Thomann Senior Lecturer
Dr Owen Thomas Lecturer in Politics and International Relations
Dr Catarina Thomson Senior Lecturer in Security and Strategic Studies
Dr Joanie Willett Lecturer (Education and Research) - Cornwall
Professor Michael Winter Professor of Land Economy and Society
Research staff
Dr Iulia Cioroianu Research Fellow
Dr Patricia Correa Vila Associate Research Fellow
Dr Roos den Uyl Associate Research Fellow
Dr Silvia Ferrini Senior Research Associate
Mr Rick Harmes Associate Research Fellow
Dr Amii Harwood Research Fellow
Laszlo Horvath Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher
Dr Keith Howe Senior Research Fellow
Dr Raimondas Ibenskas Marie Curie Research Fellow
Dr Jonathan Kamkhaji Research Fellow
Dr Lorena Liuzzo Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Benjamin Lyons Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Vittorio Merola Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Dr Catherine Owen British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow
Dr Carolyn Petersen Associate Research Fellow
Raluca-Florica Popp PhD Student
Dr Stephan Price 'Postdoctoral Research Associate'
Dr Stephen Quinlan Associate Research Fellow
Dr Imir Rashid Associate Research Fellow
Dr Greg Smith Research Fellow
Dr Rebecca Wheeler Research Fellow
Timothy Wilkinson Associate Research Fellow
Dr Cheryl Willis Research Fellow, Land, Environment, Economics and Policy Institute (LEEP). Associate Lecturer – Business School (Tourism Management)
Dr Antal Wozniak Research Fellow
Dr Seungwon Yu Honorary Research Fellow
Claudia Zucca Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher
Associate members
Professor David Armstrong Emeritus Professor
Dr John Ault Associate Research Fellow
Dr Roberto Baldoli Honorary Research Fellow
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
Dr Hannah Chiswell Honorary Research Associate
Professor Michael Clarke Associate Director from RUSI, London
Professor Richard Collins Honorary Visiting Professor
Professor Adrian Collins Visiting Professor
Charles Cowap Honorary University Fellow
Katrina Davis SWEEP Impact Fellow
Professor Bruce Doern Emeritus Professor
Dr Robert Fish Associate Research Fellow
Professor Joe Foweraker Honorary Professor
Dr Saipira Furstenberg Postdoctoral Research Fellow/ Project Manager Central Asia Political Exile (CAPE)
Professor David Grey Visiting Professor
Alice Inman Honorary Research Associate
Alexander Inman Senior Research Fellow
Dr David Jackson Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Henry Jarrett Associate Lecturer
Professor Stephen Jarvis Honorary Visiting Professor
Laura Jones Honorary University Fellow
Dr Phil le Grice Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Anna Matveeva Honorary University Fellow
Professor John McInerney Emeritus Professor
Dr Michail Melidis Associate Lecturer
Nick Millard Honorary Visiting Fellow
Dr Gordon Morris Honorary Research Associate
Richard Moyes Honorary University Fellow
Dr Mansour Nsasra Honorary University Fellow
Ms Hilary Palmer Honorary Associate Research Fellow.
Sam Robbins Honorary fellow
Mark Robins Honorary University Fellow
Professor Michael Rush Emeritus Professor of Politics
Dr Eirini Saratsi Research Fellow
Professor Malcolm Shaw Visiting Professor
Richard Soffe Honorary Research Fellow
Dr Nick Sotherton Honorary University Fellow
Dr Nigel Stone Honorary Research Associate, Chief Executive Exmoor National Park Authority
Dr Simon Townsend Teaching Fellow
Mr Bill Tupman Honorary Research Fellow
Martyn Warren Honorary University Fellow
Professor Stephen Wilks Professor of Politics
Professional Services 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
Katharine Donachie Politics Department Administrator
Rachel Donald Senior Research Administrator
Francesca Farmer
Ms Sue Harding Senior Research Administrator
Mr Gavin Huggett Defra SIP 2 Project Manager
Lizzie Hustwayte Academic Programme Support Manager
Johanna Korndorfer Senior Project Administrator, Defra Sustainable Intensification Platform
Eleanor Monger Student Recruitment and Admissions Manager
Miss Julia Paci Employability and Outreach Manager
Emma Reeve Acting Head of Communications and Marketing
James Smith Business Partner, International Partnerships
Jane Tanner Web Marketing Officer (Web Team)
Emma Tranter PA to Directors and Research Administrator, LEEP
Mrs Jenny Wlasak Departmental Administrator
Graduate Teaching Assistants
Dr Michael Cailes Teaching Assistant
Martin Moorby Postgraduate Teaching Assistant
Katherine Townsend Postgraduate Teaching Assistant