...an ESRC Doctoral Training Centre

Sociology

Joanna Hope (nee Belcher)

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Online support spaces for UK-resident parents of people with a rare syndrome: how do they work, who are they for and how are they used?
Email: j.belcher@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Christine Hine, Dr. Sarah Earthy

Collaborator:  Rett UK

Awarded PhD on 30/6/15
 


Emma Cooke

Organisation: University of Kent

Pathway:  Sociology

Thesis:  The changing occupational terrain of the legal-aid lawyer in times of precariousness

Email: ec416@kent.ac.uk

Supervisors:  Dr Jonathan Ilan, Prof Sarah Vickerstaff and Dr Vicky Conway

Update:  South East DTC Student Representative for Kent 2016-17


William Coyles

Organisation: University of Kent

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Death of the Punitive-Turn? Penal Tolerance in Contemporary Youth Justice
Email: Wac4@kent.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Adam Burgess, Dr. Jo Warner
 


Alexandra Cuncev

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Homeless People's identity formation - influences of social exclusion and stigmatisation, personal lifestyle and institutional bias
Email: a.cuncev@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Aidan Cronin, Dr. Sarah Earthy
 


Charlotte Dodds

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: The Partners of Prisoners: The Effects of Imprisonment on Intimate Relationships
Email: c.dodds@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Daniel McCarthy and Prof. Karen Bullock  
Linkedin profile: https://uk.linkedin.com/in/charlotte-dodds-383469a8  


Liam Fenn

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis:  'The Copper and The Customer': Understanding police attitudes toward the service-oriented goals associated with modern policing
Email: l.j.fenn@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Karen Bullock, Ian Brunton-Smith, Jane Fielding

Collaborator:  Metropolitan Police
 


Richard Fletcher

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Conflicting Expectations of Public Key Cryptography and the Formation of Security Policy (1970-2005)
Email: R.J.Fletcher@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Nicola Catherine Green, Dr. Christine Hine
 


Vittorio Giovine

Organisation: University of Kent

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Researching embodiment, embodying research: a case study on the dance floor
Email: vg84@kent.ac.uk
Supervisors: Prof. Chris Shilling, Dr. Jonathan Illan
 


Anna-Louise Godleman

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis: Exploring the narratives of local energy generation - a study of community energy in England Scotland and Wales
Email: a.godleman@surrey.ac.uk 
Supervisors: Dr Tim Jackson and Dr Kate Burningham, 
 


Nadia Haerizadeh-Yazdi

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Childhood Cancer and Proton Beam Therapy: an investigation into clinician and parent(s) perceptions and experiences’
Email: n.haerizadeh-yazdi@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Rob Meadows, Dr. Christine Hine and Prof. Karen Kirkby
Link to personal page: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/nadia-haerizadeh-yazdi/60/5b9/187

Multidisciplinary award


Luke Hubbard

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway:  Sociology

Thesis:  Understanding and Comparing LGBT Hate Crime: Who They Are and Why They Do It

Supervisors:  Jon Garland and Dr Andy King

Email: l.hubbard@surrey.ac.uk


Peter George Johnson

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis:  The SWAP Model: Policy and Theory Applications for Agent-Based Modelling of Soil and Water Conservation Adoption
Email: P.G.Johnson@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Prof. Nigel Gilbert, Dr. Kate Burningham
 


Amy Kirby

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Court users’ understanding and perceptions of lay participation
Email: a.l.kirby@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Prof. Nigel Fielding, Dr. Paul Hodkinson

2015-16 SEDTC Student Representative for the University of Surrey


 


Lorraine Locke

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis:  What's in a Dream? A Sociological Analysis of Dream Telling
Email: l.c.allibone@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Geoff Cooper
 


Anita Mehay

Organisation: Royal Holloway & University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis: Exploring and enhancing physical activity and health literacy among diverse prisoner populations
Email: Anita.Mehay.2013@live.rhul.ac.uk
Supervisors: Joint Supervision Rosie Meek (Royal Holloway) and Jane Ogden (University of Surrey)

Collaborator:  NHS England
 


Kate Neal

Organisation: Royal Holloway

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis: An exploration of the experiences of adults with congenital hemiplegia
Email: Kate.Neal.2007@live.rhul.ac.uk
Supervisors: Jonathan Gabe, Sarah Moore
 


Linnea Osterman

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Gender Equality and the Criminal Justice Process - A cross-national comparative study
Email: l.a.osterman@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Ms. Jo Moran-Ellis, Dr. Karen Anne Bullock

Overseas institutional visit:  Monash University, Australia (2013)

Update:  PhD awarded October 2015


 


Melissa Pepper

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway:  Sociology

Thesis:  Doing more for less in changing times: the experiences of Police Support Volunteers and the officers
who work with them

Email:  m.j.pepper@surrey.ac.uk

Supervisors:  Dr Karen Bullock and Dr Daniel McCarthy

2015-16 SEDTC Student Representative for the University of Surrey

Publications

Pepper, M. and Silvestri, M. (2016) 'It's Like Another Family Innit': Building Police-Youth Relations through the Metropolitan Police Service Volunteer Police Cadet Programme Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice
http://policing.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2016/03/31/police.paw007.abstract

Pepper, M. (2016) Distant Relatives or Part of the Family? Exploring the Evidence on Police Volunteers Policing Insight Blog https://policinginsight.com/opinion/distant-relatives-part-family-exploring-evidence-police-volunteers/

Conferences/presentations

External

Pepper, M. (2016) Doing More for Less in Changing Times: The Use of Volunteers in Policing, British Society of Criminology Conference, Nottingham, July 2016

Pepper, M. and Kirby, A. (2016) Learning to Juggle: Opportunities and Challenges of Part Time PhD Study, SEDTC Conference, Reading, June 2016

Pepper, M. (2016) Doing More for Less in Changing Times: Volunteers in Policing (Three Minute Thesis), SEDTC Conference, Reading, June 2016

Pepper, M. (2015) Doing More for Less in Changing Times: The Use of Volunteers in Policing (Poster Presentation), British Society of Criminology Conference, Plymouth, July 2015

Internal

Pepper, M. (2016) Doing More for Less in Changing Times: The Use of Volunteers in Policing (Oral Presentation), University of Surrey Postgraduate Conference, Surrey, April 2016

Pepper, M. and Bullock, K. (2015) Doing More for Less in Changing Times: The Use of Volunteers in Policing, Surrey Academic Practitioner Workshop, Surrey, November 2015

Pepper, M. (2015) Volunteers in Policing (Elevator Pitch Presentation), New Approaches to Criminology Research Afternoon, Surrey, May 2015

Pepper, M. (2015) Volunteers in Policing, Department of Sociology Postgraduate Research Students’ Day Conference, Surrey, May 2015

Pepper, M. (2015) Volunteers in Policing (Poster Presentation), University of Surrey Postgraduate Conference, Surrey, April 2015


Ian Quigg

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Transitions from Higher Education into Work: Graduate Experiences within the UK Labour Market
Email:  s.quigg@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Joint Supervision:  Prof. Rachel Brooks (University of Surrey) and Dr. Steven Roberts (University of Kent)

Collaborator:  NUS

Internship: Puma (2016)

Update:  Short-listed for the 2015 ESRC/Sage sponsored essay competition ‘The World in 2065.’
 


Daniella Shaw-Gabay

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: How do 'fixed' and 'bounded' communities negotiate late modernity?
Email: d.shaw-gabay@surrey.ac.uk  
Supervisors: Dr. Sarah Neal
 


Luke Shoveller

Organisation: University of Kent

Pathway:  Sociology

Thesis:  The industrial heritage, aesthetics and legacies in the Garden of England:  forgetting, remembering and preserving in the Kent Coalfield

Email: ljbs2@kent.ac.uk

Supervisors:  Prof Tim Strangleman, and Dr David Nettleingham


Nicola Spencer Godfrey

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology

Thesis: Understanding health inequalities among mothers: The impact of work and family life courses

Contact email: n.spencergodfrey@surrey.ac.uk

Supervisors: Prof Sara Arber, Dr Rob Meadows


Fiona Wadie-Andrews

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis: The practices and processes of investigative interviewing in England and Wales
Email: f.wadie@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Prof. Nigel Fielding, Dr. Karen Anne Bullock
 


Miriam Wlasny

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology 
Thesis: Intra-European Migration and Identity - The Case Study of Germans living in the UK
Email: m.wlasny@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Dr. Cornel Sandvoss, Dr. Sarah Neal

Internship:  Home Office
 


Serena Wright

Organisation: University of Surrey

Pathway: Sociology
Thesis: Narrating and negotiating lives and identities with repeatedly criminalised women
Email: Serena.Wright@surrey.ac.uk
Supervisors: Prof. Roger Tarling, Dr. Rachel Condry