Search for a Supervisor

If you are looking for a supervisor for your PhD and/or M.Res degree, please see below the list of ICS academics who are able to supervise students. The list of topics provided below captures some of the key areas of the research focus. Please note that the topic list is not exhaustive. If your topic is not listed here, please contact the supervisors whose research focus is closely matching with your area of interest.

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Name of the SupervisorCurrently Available to SuperviseKey Research AreasContact Details
Charles BarbourYesPolitical Theory; Marx and Marxism; Continental
Alison BarnesYesVisual communication in the context of everyday life, place, belonging and identity; Graphic Heritage; Critical Mapping
Valentina Ba├║YesCommunication for Development; Communication for Behaviour and Social Change; Communication and Media for Peace; Community Engagement in Humanitarian Contexts; The Media in the Global South; Health
Denis ByrneYesHeritage Studies; Asian Cultural Studies; Heritage of Climate Change; Anthropocene Studies; Aspects of Migration Studies; Museum
Fiona CameronYesClimate Change; Museum and Heritage Studies; Digital Heritage and Cultures; Environmental Humanities; Critical
Zelmarie CantillonYesCritical heritage studies; urban cultures; cultural policy; cultural justice; popular music
Pip CollinYesCitizenship; Political Participation; Youth Studies; Digital Cultures; Health and Wellbeing.
Ann DadichYesHealth Service Management; Knowledge Translation; Change Management; Organisational Behaviour and
Youqing FanYesWork and Employment; Human Resource Management; Organisational Behaviour; Corporate Social Responsibility; ESG; Sustainable Business; Business and
Michelle FittsYesTraumatic Brain Injury; Remote Health; Family
Waldo GarridoYesEthnomusicology; the music industry and business; Latin America studies; creative industries; music performance and music
Sheree GregoryYesSociology of work; labour & economy; innovation & entrepreneurship; creative industries; gender & care; women's working
Benjamin HanckelYesYouth; Gender; Sexuality; Wellbeing;
Stephen HealyYesEconomic geography (diverse economies); sustainable development; Marxian theory; commons theory and praxis; social and solidarity
Heather A. HorstYesAutomated Decision-Making; Digital Anthropology; Fashion and the Creative Industries; Fintech; Mobile
Kate Huppatz Gender and work; the care economy; social class; gender violence;
Jorge KnijnikYesSociology of Sports; Sociology of Education; Latin American Societies; Social Movements; Democracy and
Declan KuchYesClimate Change; Energy Transition; Science Policy; AI Ethics;
Alana LentinYesRace; Racial Capitalism; Decoloniality; Antiracism; Critical Border Studies.
Quah Ee LingYesMigration; Genders; Sexualities; Race;
Nicky MorrisonYesUrban Planning; Sustainable Healthy and Resilient Communities; Collaborative Governance; Community Engagement; Sustainable Homes and Net Zero
Brett NeilsonYesPolitical Theory; Cultural Theory; Social Theory; Border Studies; Logistics and
Nicholas NgYesComposition; Ethnomusicology; Performance (music)
Ehsan NoroozinejadYesSmart Construction; Resilient Infrastructure, Prefabricated and Modular Housing; Digital Construction; Net Zero Construction; Digital Twins; Structural Health Monitoring; Housing
Tanya NotleyYesCommunication and social change; media literacy and digital inclusion; human rights and media justice; the politics of digital media infrastructures; media use and civic engagement; online mis- and
Neil PerryYesSocial and Ecological Values; Political Economy; Sustainability; Transitioning Economies; Biodiversity
Emma PowerYesHousing tenure and home-making; care infrastructures; low-income households; companion animals and cities; housing and climate
Ned RossiterYesMedia Theory; Infrastructure Studies; Automation and Society; Digital
Juan Francisco
Corrinne SullivanYesIndigenous Gender and Sexuality Diversity; Indigenous Geographies; Ageing and Sexuality/Gender; Sex Work; Indigenous
Malini SurCurrently UnavailableAnthropology; Borderlands; Mobility; Environment; South
Dimitris VardoulakisYesPolitical theory; Cultural theory; Philosophy and culture; Philosophy of
Jessica WeirYesEnvironmental and Social Justice; Indigenous and Public Sector Jurisdictions; Use and Utility of Expert Knowledge.
Joshua WodakYesClimate Change; Environmental Humanities; Environmental Ethics; Anthropocene Studies; Science and Technology
Alexandra WongYesChinese Migration; Multiculturalism; Ethnoburbs; Education;