Social Sciences
School of Education & Social Sciences

Current PhD Students

Forename Surname Topic of research Supervisor
Peninah Agaba Maternal Health Services Use Among Marginalised Women in Uganda Monica Magadi & Dr Bev Orton
Haya Aleshaiwy Exploring Social Workers: Experience of Child Abuse and Neglect through the Saudi Child Protection System Dr Caroline Humphreys & Dr Karin Cooper
Suzanne Benn Gender, Ageing and Pornography Dr S Clisby, Dr R Alsop
Zhaleh Boyd The Role of Cultural and Psycho-Social Influences on the Relationship Between the Enslaved and the Enslaver Prof K Bales, Dr M Wilkinson
Lucy Bradshaw New Lads or Just Like Dads? Dr S Clisby, Dr R Alsop
Catriona Brodie Spiritually Competent Practice for Health & Social Care Professionals in a Therapeutic Community Prof M Holloway
Andrew Bruce Photographic Representations of People in Their Built Environment Dr D. M. Carter, Dr M. Drake
Victoria Burton Children's Perceptions of Domestic Violence Dr E Walker
Sarah Colley Sexual Grooming: a case study for contemporary slavery? Prof K Bales & Dr I Brennan
Simon Cross Spiritual Capital in Post Secular Society Paul Dearey & Dr Alexander Ornella
Anne Cullen An Analysis  of the Concept and Practice of Leadership in Contemporary Social Work Practice Prof M Holloway, Dr L Michael
Fiona De Hoog    Prof K Bales & Dr S Clisby
Suki Desai A Critical Examination of the Impact of Watching Patients within Psychiatric Hospital Wards using CCTV Technology Prof M Yar & Dr M McCahill
Adrija Dey A Comparison of Flashmob Student Activism in India and the UK Dr A Karatzogianni, Ms Bev Orton
Israa Faraj  How Honour Violence impacts males Dr L Walker & Dr G Jagger
Lubna Ferdowsi British Bangladeshi Women Dr J M Johnson, Dr L Michael
Catherine Gallais Male Primary Caregivers in the United States Dr R Alsop & Dr M Johnson
Marufu Gazimbi HIV/AIDS and Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in Zimbabwe Prof M Magadi & Dr R Butler
Lisa Gelbhardt Perceptions of Emotion & Gender in International NGO Programmes Promoting Well-Being Dr J M Johnson
Michael Griffiths   Dr Suzanne Clisby & Dr Bev Orton
Karen Hillison The failing/near failing experience of social work students on placement Dr C Humphreys   
Md Enamul Hoque Bangladeshi Youth Justice – The Case of Anonymity of Juvenile Delinquents Dr Adam Calverley & Dr Shahrzad Fouladvand
Matthew Joseph Bowling Alone or Blogging Together: How Social Media is Reshaping Participation in Community Politics Dr D. M. Carter & Dr J Holdsworth 
Jacqueline Joudo Larsen   Professor Kevin Bales and Professor Monica Magadi
Katherine Kondor Nationalist Street Movements in Hungary and the United Kingdom: Motivations for Joining and Maintaining Membership Dr Mark Littler & Dr Simon Green
Milda Longgeita Pinem Breastfeeding in Tanah Karo, Indonesia: The Power Discourse of its Promotion and Body Performance Dr G Jagger & Dr R Alsop 
Jennifer Marshall Exploring Intersectionality for Indigenous Peoples Dr M Drake &
Dr V Argyrou
Zoran Milosavljevic Envisioning Gay Intimacies in Serbia : From Cyberspace Intimacy to HIV/AIDS Transmission Dr R Alsop & Dr D.M. Carter
Helen Nichols Prison Education Dr H Johnston, Prof G Johnstone
Yoana Nieto Valdivieso Politics of Memory in Columbia Dr S Clisby, Dr M Dearey
Lilian Okech-Appiah People Trafficking from Africa to Europe Dr M Wilkinson, Prof K Bales
Dudley Ofori Wellbeing in the Work Place (Subjective or Objective) Dr Adam Calverley & Dr Jo Bell
Shola Olabode ICTs and Political Protest in Nigeria Dr A Karatzogianni, Prof M Yar
Franklin Onukwugha Adolescents’ Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health Information and Services in Nigeria Professor Monica Magadi & Dr Mark Hayter
Bev Orton Women and their Contribution to the Political Struggle in Apartheid South Africa 1975 - 1993 Dr S Clisby & Dr R Alsop
Theresa Redmond Boys and Young Men’s Experiences of Child Sexual Exploitation Dr S Clisby & Dr K Cooper         
Lisa Revell Neglect of Children Dr C Humphrey
Rowena Shepherd The Extent of Forced Labour in the UK Dr M Wilkinson, Prof K Bales
Emma Stevens Dignity and Human Rights in Health Care Dr Lisa Dikomitis & Dr Liz Price
Thanh Vu  Profile of Same Sex Couples in Vietnam Dr M Johnson & Dr L Walker 
Catherine Vulliamy Love and Changing Sexual Identities Dr J M Johnson, Dr R Alsop
Michael Walker Designing Our Own Asylums Dr R Butler, Dr E Price
Andrew Walters Sacred Spaces? Symbol and Sign in Weightless Architecture Paul Dearey & Dr Alexander Ornella
Marion Wilson Exploring and Understanding Grief in Prison Dr M Holloway & Dr H Johnston
Darren Woodward A Critical Examination of the Reintegration of Sex Offenders in the Community Dr A Calverley, Dr K Harrison
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