Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

Social Sciences

Department Staff

Professor Jo Aldridge Professor of Social Policy and Criminology

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Professor Charles Antaki Professor of Language and Social Psychology

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Dr Malcolm Ashmore Honorary Fellow.

Professor Barbara Bagilhole Emeritus Professor of Social Policy and Equal Opportunities

Dr Alice Bardan Visiting Fellow in Visual Media and Culture

Shereen Baz Research Student

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Elaine Beaken Student Administration Manager

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Pete Beaman Social Psychology Technician

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Professor Phillip Bean Emeritus Professor of Criminology

Professor Eleonora Belfiore Professor of Communication and Media Studies

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Professor Michael Billig Professor of Social Sciences.

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Dr Alex Black

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Dr Richard Bramwell Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies

Rebecca Brown Research Fellow CCFR

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Ann Browning Research Student

Professor David Buckingham FBA Emeritus Professor of Communication and Media Studies

Shani Burke Research Student

Dr Carly Butler Senior Lecturer in Social Psychology, Departmental Teaching and Learning Coordinator .

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Professor Stephen Case Professor of Criminology

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Professor Daniel Chernilo Professor of Social and Political Thought

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Dr Jamie Cleland Senior Lecturer in Criminology

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Gillian Collard Senior Administrator

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Professor Susan Condor Professor of Social Psychology

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Kathrina Connabeer Research Student

Lori Coughlin Research Student

Professor Duncan Cramer Emeritus Professor of Psychological Health

Laura Dale Administrator CCFR

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Abigail Davis Research Fellow - CRSP

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Professor David Deacon Professor of Communication and Media Analysis.

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Mirko A. Demasi Research Student

Gabija Didžiokaitė Research Student

Songul Diliz Research Student

Jennifer Dilworth Research Student

Ann Doehring Research Student

Professor John Downey Communication, Culture and Citizenship Research Challenge Leader

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Professor Paul Drew Professor of Conversation Analysis

Clare Drummond (currently on maternity leave) Marketing Officer

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Professor Derek Edwards Emeritus Professor of Psychology.

Dr Dave Elder-Vass Reader in Sociology

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Gennaro Errichiello Research Student

Fabio Ferraz de Almeida Research Student

Jamie Ferrill Research Student

Joe Ford Research Student

Professor Mike Gane Emeritus Professor of Sociology

Theofilos Gkinopoulos Research Student

Dr Christian Greiffenhagen Senior Lecturer in Sociology

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Dr Louise Grove Senior Lecturer in Criminology and Social Policy

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Dr Emily Harmer Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies

Professor Alexa Hepburn Honorary Professor of Conversation Analysis

Katherine Hill Senior Research Associate - CRSP

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Professor Donald Hirsch Director, Centre for Research in Social Policy (CRSP)

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Emily Hofstetter Research Student

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Dr Lisa Holmes Director of the Centre for Child and Family Research.

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Dr Nicola Horsley Research Associate - CRSP

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Dr Dennis Howitt Honorary Fellow in Applied Psychology.

Dr. Bogdana Huma Research Student/University Teacher

Dr Simon Huxtable Research Associate, Screening Socialism

Dr Georgia Hyde-Dryden Research Associate CCFR

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Nadilla Jamil Research Student

Lisa Jones CRSP Administrator

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Ann-Marie Joyce Undergraduate Administrator

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Jack Joyce Research Student

Herminder Kaur Research Student

Dr Emily Keightley Reader in Media and Memory Studies

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Susan Knight Administrator CCFR

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Sarah Lafferty Placements Officer

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Sian Lewis Research Student

Chuang Li Research Student

Xinan Li Research Student

Baroness Ruth Lister, CBE, FBA Emeritus Professor of Social Policy

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Nicola Lomax CRSP Administrator

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Deirdre Lombard Administrator

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Harry Lowe Administrator CCFR

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Dr Karen Lumsden Senior Lecturer in Sociology

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Clare Lushey Research Associate CCFR

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Samantha McDermid Research Fellow CCFR

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Professor Jim McGuigan Emeritus Professor of Cultural Analysis

Professor Sabina Mihelj Professor of Media and Cultural Analysis.

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Dr Mark Monaghan Lecturer in Criminology and Social Policy

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Professor Graham Murdock Professor of Culture and Economy.

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Dr Simone Natale Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies

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Hannah Newman Research Student

Dr Line Nyhagen Reader in Sociology.

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Annie Ockelford Schools Outreach Officer

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Rafaela Orphanides Research Student

Professor Karen O’Reilly Professor of Sociology

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Matt Padley Research Fellow - CRSP

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Erkan Pala Research Student

Professor Ken Pease OBE

Professor Elizabeth Peel Professor of Communication and Social Interaction

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Dr Alena Pfoser Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies

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Professor Michael Pickering Emritus Professor of Media and Cultural Analysis

Dr Marco Pino Research Fellow

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Dr. Salomea Popoviciu Research Student

Professor Jonathan Potter Honorary Professor of Discourse Analysis

Anthony Quinn Research Student

Professor Alan Radley Emeritus Professor of Social Psychology.

Suria Rahman Research Student

Dr John E Richardson Reader in Critical Discourse Studies

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Peter Riley-Jordan IT Technician and Web Manager, Department Safety Officer

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Dr Jessica Robles Lecturer in Social Psychology

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Thais Sardá Research Student

Dr Paula Saukko Reader in Social Science and Medicine

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Tom Scott-Arthur Research Student

Dr Marc Scully Lecturer in Social Psychology

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Jie Shao Research Student

Dr Rein Ove Sikveland Research Associate


Sunida Siwapathomchai Research Student

Dr Michael Skey Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies

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Professor Dennis Smith Emeritus Professor of Sociology.

Dr Nikos Sotirakopoulos Lecturer in Sociology

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Professor James Stanyer Head of Department and Professor of Communication and Media Analysis

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Lukas Stepanek Research Student


Dr Mike Stephens Senior Lecturer in Criminology and Social Policy.

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Dr Václav Štětka Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies

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Professor Elizabeth Stokoe Professor of Social Interaction - Associate Dean for Research for the SSPGS

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Dr Sylwia Szostak Visiting Fellow in Visual Media and Culture

Dr Ian Taylor University Teacher

Dr Laura Thompson Lecturer in Social Psychology

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Dr Thomas Thurnell-Read Lecturer in Cultural Sociology

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Dr Cristian Tileaga Senior Lecturer in Social Psychology and Programme Director.

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Helen Trivedi Research Associate CCFR

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Hui-Ju Tsai Research Student

Dr Laura Valadez Research Associate - CRSP

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Scott Varney Research Student

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Denise Wade Administrator

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Yingzi Wang Research Student

Professor Harriet Ward CBE Professor of Child and Family Research - Research Professor

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Morris Ward IT Technician

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Amie Weedon Research Student

Louise White Research Student

John Whittle Research Student

Dr Iris Wigger Lecturer in Sociology

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Professor Sue Wilkinson Emeritus Professor of Feminist and Health Studies.

Roxy Winterborne Marketing Officer (maternity cover)

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Professor Dominic Wring Professor of Political Communication.

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Chunyan Wu Research Student

Lin Wu Research Student

Xi Xu Research Student

Yuening Yang Research Student

Luohu Zhaxi Research Student



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Department of Social Sciences
Loughborough University
LE11 3TU

Tel: +44 (0)1509 223365