PhD Supervision

I would be delighted to receive proposals from prospective doctoral researchers planning to work in the areas of:

  • The political economy of development
  • Historical sociology of the Middle East
  • Contemporary Egyptian and Turkish politics
  • Authoritarian neoliberalism
  • Historical materialist and postcolonial/decolonial approaches in IR Theory
  • Marxist historiography

If you would like to pursue a PhD degree under my supervision please include the following documents/details when you email me:

  • A research proposal (maximum 2 pages). If you need some guidance on how to frame your proposal and application in general, check out these helpful posts by Alison Phipps and Chris Blattman.
  • A brief statement about why you specifically want me to supervise your project.
  • Your up-to-date CV and transcripts.

Please visit the Department’s PhD website for more information on the application process.