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Head of Department
Dr Robert Lamb

Head of Department, Associate Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Academic staff
Dr Stephane Baele

Senior Lecturer in International Studies

Political violence, terrorism, language, international relations theory, security studies.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Susan Banducci

Professor and Director of the Exeter Q-Step Centre

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr David Benson

Lecturer (Cornwall)

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Gregorio Bettiza

Lecturer in International Relations

Norms and identities, religion, civilizational analysis, international order, international relations theory 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr David Blagden

Lecturer in International Security and Strategy

Rising powers, realism, international relations theory, economic/military power, UK national security, deterrence.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Nicole Bolleyer

Professor of Comparative Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Nils-Christian Bormann

Lecturer

Civil war, power-sharing, ethnic coalitions, horizontal inequality, and spatial methods.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Aneta Brockhill

Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Violence, culture, conflict, occupation, Israel-Palestine conflict 
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Sarah Bulmer

Senior Lecturer (Cornwall)

Critical military studies, feminism, queer theory, veterans transition 
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Christopher Byrne

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Ross Carroll

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Angela Cassidy

Lecturer

Science and policy; public engagement; science communication; environment; agriculture; animal health; animal studies; bovine TB; history of science, technology and medicine; conservation; knowledge controversies
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Dario Castiglione

Associate Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Sergio Catignani

Senior Lecturer in Security and Strategic Studies

Military sociology, civil-military relations, critical military studies, organisational change, military families, military operations.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Travis Coan

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Sarah Cooper

Lecturer in Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Michael Dumper

Professor in Middle East Politics

Middle East, religion, conflict, cities, ethno-nationalism, reconciliation 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Claire Dunlop

Professor of Politics and Public Policy, Director of Research

Comparative Public Policy, Epistemic Communities, Evidence-Based Policy, Impact Assessment, LGBT Policies, Knowledge Utilization, Policy Learning, Policy Failure, Regulation, Science and Public Policy, Theories of the Policy Process
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Robin Durie

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Irene Fernandez-Molina

Lecturer in International Relations

International relations of the Global South, foreign policy analysis, constructivism, conflicts, North Africa, EU foreign policy.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Stephen Greasley

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Iain Hampsher-Monk

Professor of Political Theory, Joint Editor of History of Political Thought

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Alison Harcourt

Professor

agenda setting, regulatory competition, soft governance, Europeanisation, policy  convergence, internet governance, standard developing organisations, digital rights, self-regulation, soft governance, transnational activism, lobbying, citizenship.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr John Heathershaw

Associate Professor

Authoritarianism, Armed Conflict, Conflict Management, Peacebuilding, Nonviolence, Transnational political economy, Central Asia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan  
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Oliver James

Professor of Political Science

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Lorien Jasny

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Gabriel Katz

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Sandra Kröger

Senior Lecturer

European Union, European integration theory, Brexit, democratic theory, representation, civil society organisations  
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr David Lewis

Associate Professor, Director of Education

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Matt Lobley

Professor in Rural Resource Management, Director of the CRPR

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Beverley Loke

Lecturer in International Relations

International order, great power responsibility, international relations of the Asia-Pacific, global governance 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Sarah Drews Lucas

Lecturer

feminist political theory, agency and identity, social epistemology, contemporary political theory, Hannah Arendt
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Bice Maiguashca

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Andrew Massey

Professor of Politics, Associate Dean - Internationalisation and Development

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Deborah McFarlane

Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Amy McKay

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Shubranshu Mishra

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Alice Moseley

Lecturer in Politics

Behavioural Public Policy, Nudge, Behavioural Public Administration, Political Participation, Civic Engagement, Accountability in Public Services
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Klejda Mulaj

Senior Lecturer

Conflict, security, and peace studies
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr James Muldoon

Lecturer (Cornwall)

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Lieutenant General (Retd) Prof Paul Newton KBE

Chair In Security And Strategy, Director Of Strategy And Security Institute

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Alex Prichard

Senior Lecturer

IR theory, anarchism, republicanism, violence, capitalism
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Claudio Radaelli

Professor of Political Science, Jean Monnet Chair in European Public Policy, Director, Centre for European Governance

Comparative public policy, European Union, Evidence-based policy, Impact assessment, Knowledge utilization, Policy learning, Regulation, Theories of the policy process
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Jason Reifler

Professor of Political Science

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Martin Robson

Lecturer in Strategic Studies

Strategy, strategic thought, strategic studies, maritime security, international security. 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Lamprini Rori

Lecturer

Comparative politics, political behaviour, political communication, party politics, elections, campaigns, social-democrats, far right, far left, radicalisation, social media, emotions
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Duncan Russel

Associate Professor, Director of Impact

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Clare Saunders

Professor in Politics (Cornwall)

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Andrew Schaap

Associate Professor

Contemporary political theory, radical democracy, indigenous rights, politics of reconciliation, representation, Hannah Arendt, Jacques Rancière.
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Darren Schreiber

Senior Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Karen Scott

Senior Lecturer

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Professor Sir Steve Smith

University Vice Chancellor, Professor of International Studies

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Yanan Song

Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Dan Stevens

Professor (Cornwall)

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Florian Stoeckel

Lecturer in Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Doug Stokes

Professor of International Relations, Director of the Centre for Advanced International Studies and Faculty Director of Post-Graduate Research

US foreign policy, Security Studies, Grand Strategy, International Political Economy.  
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Delacey Tedesco

Lecturer (Cornwall)

Global urban transitions, political geography, aesthetics, sovereignty, boundaries
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Eva Thomann

Senior Lecturer

Public Policy Public Administration Policy implementation Europeanization Customization Street-level bureaucracy Accountability
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Owen Thomas

Lecturer in Politics and International Relations

International Relations; Security; Foreign Policy; Secrecy; Deception; Privacy; Iraq; Transparency; Accountability; War; Violence
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Catarina Thomson

Senior Lecturer in Security and Strategic Studies

National security; foreign policy; UK and US security elites; political psychology; experimental methods; political behaviour 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Joanie Willett

Lecturer (Education and Research) - Cornwall

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Professor Michael Winter

Professor of Land Economy and Society

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Research staff
Dr Iulia Cioroianu

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Patricia Correa Vila

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Roos den Uyl

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Silvia Ferrini

Senior Research Associate

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Rick Harmes

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Amii Harwood

Research Fellow

GIS; ecosystem services; visualisation; uncertainty analysis; natural hazards
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Laszlo Horvath

Associate Lecturer in Quantitative Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Keith Howe

Senior Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Jonathan Kamkhaji

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Lorena Liuzzo

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Benjamin Lyons

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Vittorio Merola

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Catherine Owen

British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow

Russia; China; Eurasia; authoritarianism; illiberalism; civic participation; governance; 
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Carolyn Petersen

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Emma Pilgrim

Research Fellow

Novel food growing techniques Food security Health and well-being associated with food growing schemes
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Raluca-Florica Popp

Associate Lecturer in Quantitative Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Stephan Price

'Postdoctoral Research Associate'

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Stephen Quinlan

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Imir Rashid

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Greg Smith

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Rebecca Wheeler

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Timothy Wilkinson

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Cheryl Willis

Research Fellow, Land, Environment, Economics and Policy Institute (LEEP). Associate Lecturer – Business School (Tourism Management)

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Antal Wozniak

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Seungwon Yu

Honorary Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Claudia Zucca

Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Associate members
Professor David Armstrong

Emeritus Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr John Ault

Associate Research Fellow

Penryn Campus, Cornwall
Dr Roberto Baldoli

Honorary Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Donald Barr

Honorary Research Associate

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Richard Bellamy

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Paul Brassley

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Allan Butler

Visiting Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Peter Carruthers

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Hannah Chiswell

Honorary Research Associate

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Michael Clarke

Associate Director from RUSI, London

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Richard Collins

Honorary Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Adrian Collins

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Charles Cowap

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Katrina Davis

SWEEP Impact Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Bruce Doern

Emeritus Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Robert Fish

Associate Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Joe Foweraker

Honorary Professor

 democracy, oligarchy, state, comparative, Latin America
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Saipira Furstenberg

Postdoctoral Research Fellow/ Project Manager Central Asia Political Exile (CAPE)

Central Asia, Global Governance, Democratisation
Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor David Grey

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Marc Herzog

Honorary Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Alice Inman

Honorary Research Associate

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Alexander Inman

Senior Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr David Jackson

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Henry Jarrett

Associate Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Stephen Jarvis

Honorary Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Laura Jones

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Phil le Grice

Honorary Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Anna Matveeva

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor John McInerney

Emeritus Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Michail Melidis

Associate Lecturer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Nick Millard

Honorary Visiting Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Gordon Morris

Honorary Research Associate

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Richard Moyes

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Mansour Nsasra

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Hilary Palmer

Honorary Associate Research Fellow.

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Sam Robbins

Honorary fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mark Robins

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Michael Rush

Emeritus Professor of Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Eirini Saratsi

Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Malcolm Shaw

Visiting Professor

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Richard Soffe

Honorary Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Nick Sotherton

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Nigel Stone

Honorary Research Associate, Chief Executive Exmoor National Park Authority

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Dr Simon Townsend

Teaching Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Bill Tupman

Honorary Research Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Martyn Warren

Honorary University Fellow

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professor Stephen Wilks

Professor of Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Professional Services Staff
Tom Allen

SSIS Student Recruitment Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Kate Blackmore

Outreach Officer- Communications & Corporate Affairs

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mrs Jemma Buddle

Department Administrator, Politics

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Miss Keleigh Burgess

College Administrator (Cornwall)

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Katharine Donachie

Politics Department Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Rachel Donald

Senior Research Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Francesca Farmer

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Ms Sue Harding

Senior Research Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mr Gavin Huggett

Defra SIP 2 Project Manager

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Johanna Korndorfer

Senior Project Administrator, Defra Sustainable Intensification Platform

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Eleanor Monger

Student Recruitment and Admissions Manager

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Miss Julia Paci

Employability and Outreach Manager

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Emma Reeve

Acting Head of Communications and Marketing

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Laura Shears

Executive Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
James Smith

Business Partner, International Partnerships

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Jane Tanner

Web Marketing Officer (Web Team)

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Emma Tranter

PA to Directors and Research Administrator, LEEP

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Mrs Jenny Wlasak

Departmental Administrator

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Graduate Teaching Assistants
Dr Michael Cailes

Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Martin Moorby

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter
Katherine Townsend

Postgraduate Teaching Assistant

Streatham Campus, Exeter