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Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 2 - Student Profiles

Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 2 - Student Profiles

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Zoe Adams
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor Simon Deakin
  • College: Pembroke College
  • AHRC Subject Area:
  • Title of Thesis: What is the role of law in capitalist society and what is its relationship with social inequality?
John Adenitire
  • Department: Faculty of Law
  • Supervisor: Professor David Feldman
  • College: Fitzwilliam College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law
  • Title of Thesis: The Case for a Constitutional Right to Exemption from Legal Obligations on the Ground of Conscientious Objection
Nicholas David Yardley Ball
  • Name: Nicholas Ball
  • Department: Music
  • Supervisor: Prof. Susan Rankin
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC Subject Area: Music
  • Title of Thesis:
Vilius Bartninkas
  • Department: Faculty of Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Gábor Betegh
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: Classics
  • Title of Thesis: [provisional] ‘Civic Religion in Plato and His Heirs’
Ilaria Bernocchi
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr Alexander J. Marr
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: History of Art/Humanities
  • Title of Thesis: Italian Allegorical Portraits, c. 1500-1700.
Darren Bloom
  • Department: Faculty of Music
  • Supervisor: Richard Causton
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC Subject Area: Music Composition
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Carys Brown
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Alexandra Walsham
  • College: St John’s College
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Toleration, civility, and parish Quakers in England, c. 1689-c.1760
Philippa Brown
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Kate Spence
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC Subject Area: Archaeology
  • Title of Thesis: Text, image and object relationships: multimodal communication and multiplicity of meaning in ancient Egypt
Rachel Bryan
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • Supervisor: Dr Tamara Follini
  • College: Jesus
  • AHRC Subject Area: Literature
  • Title of Thesis: ‘The life one has not chosen to live’: Optative Prose and Unlived Lives from Henry James to Kazuo Ishiguro
Sara Caputo
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Renaud Morieux
  • College: Robinson
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Transnational Encounters in the British Navy, 1793-1815
Ann Sofie Cloots
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Simon Deakin
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: Integrating Law & Economics and Corporate Sustainability –
  • Adapting the Interpretation of Corporate Law to Social Challenges through an Analysis of its Socio-Philosophical and Economic Foundations
Emma Corteen
  • Department: German
  • Supervisor: Dr Sheila Watts
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: German Studies
  • Title of Thesis: The assignment of grammatical gender in German
Nicholas Dixon
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Andrew Thompson
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: 'The Activity and Influence of the Established Church in England, c. 1800-1837'
Philipp Ebert
  • Department: Faculty of History
  • Supervisor: Dr. Henning Grunwald
  • College: St. Edmund’s College
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: The Border Guard cases 1991-2004. An inquiry into Transitional Justice and Collective Identity in reunited Germany
Thomas Fairclough
  • Department: Faculty of Law
  • Supervisor: Dr Mark Elliott
  • College: Gonville & Caius College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law
  • Title of Thesis: Human Rights Without a Human Rights Act: An Interepretative Analysis of the British Constitution
Christina Faraday (Farley)
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr Alexander Marr
  • College: St John’s
  • AHRC Subject Area: History of Art
  • Title of Thesis: 'Liveliness' in English visual culture, c.1500-c.1635
Rebecca Fell
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Tom Forster
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Carl Watkins
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC Subject Area:
  • Title of Thesis: Julius Caesar and Fortune in Twelfth-Century England
Arthur Ghins
  • Department: Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr. Christopher Brooke
  • College: Magdalene College
  • AHRC Subject Area: History, Philosophy, Religion and Law
  • Title of Thesis: ‘Reaching Equilibrium: Liberalism and Christianity in Constant and Tocqueville’
Benjamin Graves
  • Department: Music
  • Supervisor: Richard Causton
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC Subject Area: Composition
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Kim Groothius
  • Department: Italian
  • Supervisor: Professor Adam Ledgeway
  • College: Christ’s
  • AHRC Subject Area: Italian studies
  • Title of Thesis: The Inflectional Domain from Latin to Italo-Romance
Samuel Hughes
  • Department: Faculty of Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Angela Breitenbach
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis:
James Hutton
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Richard Holton
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: Experience of Normativity
Krisztina Ilko
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Donal Cooper
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: History of Art
  • Title of Thesis: The Early Artistic Patronage of the Augustinian Friars in Central Italy
Amy Jeffs
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Prof Paul Binski
  • College: Corpus Christi College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Art of the Middle Ages
  • Title of Thesis: Defining the future, depicting the past; the Artistic Programme of Egerton 3028
Jessica Kaplan
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Clare Chambers
  • College: King's
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: How should a feminist perspective on autonomy inform egalitarianism?
Sebestian Kroupa
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Dr Emma Spary, Prof Jim Secord
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Georg Joseph Kamel SJ (1661-1706): negotiating the identity of a Jesuit missionary–naturalist at the frontiers of colonial empires
Ruth Lawlor
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Edward Lee-Six
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James Lello
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Tamara Follini
  • College: St Catharine’s
  • AHRC Subject Area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of Thesis: ‘Henry James and Prose-Rhythm’
Maxime Lepoutre
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Dr Clare Chambers
  • College: Trinity College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: Democratic Speech in Divided Times
Alexandre Loktionov
  • Department: Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Dr. Hratch Papazian
  • College: Robinson
  • AHRC Subject Area: C: Archaeology
  • Title of Thesis: An Assessment of the Development of the Legal System of Ancient Egypt from the Old to the New Kingdom
Matteo Mantovani
  • Department: Faculty of Law
  • Supervisor: Prof Peter Harris
  • College: Churchill College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: 'Introducing the separate-legal-entity principle into the EU VAT law system: addressing VAT-avoiding schemes and the BEPS phenomenon'
Elizabeth Marteijn
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Oliver Mayeux
  • Department: Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
  • Supervisor: Professor Mari Jones
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC Subject Area: Linguistics
  • Title of Thesis: A corpus-based study of language change in an endangered creole language (Louisiana Creole)
Patrick Seamus McGhee
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Alexandra Walsham
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Heathenism in Post-Reformation England
George Moore
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Prof Alison Bashford
  • College: Jesus
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Amnesty International: 1961-77
Anna Neima
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Peter Mandler
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Dartington Hall and holism in interwar Britain
Katherine Olley
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr. Judy Quinn
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC Subject Area: English language and literature
  • Title of Thesis: Kinship Patterns in Old Norse – Parent-Child Relations in Mythic-Heroic Texts
Amelia Papworth
  • Department: Italian
  • Supervisor: Dr Abigail Brundin
  • College: Fitzwilliam College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of Thesis: A Return to the Spotlight: Laura Terracina in Early Modern Naples
Eóin Parkinson
  • Supervisor: Dr Simon Stoddart
  • College: Magdalene
  • AHRC Subject Area: Archaeology
  • Title of Thesis: Body size, habitual behaviour and skeletal biomechanics in Neolithic Gozo, Malta
Jack Parlett
  • Name: Jack Parlett
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Anne Stillman
  • College: Gonville & Caius
  • AHRC Subject Area: American Literature
  • Title of Thesis: Walt Whitman and Frank O’Hara: Walks in New York
Jake Christopher Richards
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Sujit Sivasundaram
  • College: Gonville and Caius
  • AHRC Subject Area: A – History, Thought and Systems of Belief
Katie Robertson
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Dr. Jeremy Butterfield
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: An emergentist account of thermodynamics and statistical mechanics (working title)
Sofia Ropek-Hewson
  • Department: French
  • Supervisor: Dr Martin Crowley
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: Languages, Literature
  • Title of Thesis: Pharmacopornographic Subjectivity in the work of Paul B. Preciado
Gabriele Rota
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Ester Salgarella
  • Department: Faculty of Classics
  • Supervisor: Dr. Torsten Meissner
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC Subject Area: Linguistics
  • Title of Thesis: [provisional] “The Emergence of the Linear B Script in Context: Innovation and Conservatism”
Christoph Schmidhuber
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Martin Worthington
  • College: St John’s
  • AHRC Subject Area: Archaeology
  • Title of Thesis: Childhood in Ancient Iraq: Perspectives from Babylonia in the 2nd millennium BC
Antonia Marie Schrader
  • Department: Faculty of Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Simon Goldhill
  • College: Murray Edwards College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Classics
  • Title of Thesis: [provisional] Shifting identities in ancient Greek drama
Frederick Smith
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Alexandra Walsham
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Catholic Exile and the Origins of English Roman Catholic Identity, 1533-1553 (Provisional)
Thomas Smith
  • Department: History
  • Supervisors: Professor Andrew Preston and Dr Sujit Sivasundaram
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: A
  • Title of Thesis: Jesus in the American Pacific, 1854-1930
Daniel John Soars
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisors: Dr Douglas Hedley and Dr Ankur Barua
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC Subject Area: Theology and Religious Studies
  • Title of Thesis: The nature of the relation between God and world in Christianity and Vedantic Hinduism
Emilija Talijan
  • Department: French
  • Supervisor: Professor Emma Wilson
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Film History, Theory and Criticism
  • Title of Thesis: Noise and Auditory Experience in Contemporary European Art Cinema
Rebecca Thomas
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr Fiona Edmonds
  • College: St John’s
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Perceptions of Peoples in Early Medieval Wales
Jess Thompson
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr John Robb
  • College: Magdalene
  • AHRC Subject Area: Archaeology
  • Title of Thesis: Modes of Burial in Late Neolithic Malta: Taphonomic Analysis of Human Remains from the Xaghra Circle and Xemxija Tombs
Alice Thorpe
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Prof. David Trotter
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC Subject Area: Languages and Literature/Film History, Theory and Criticism
  • Title of Thesis: The Social Logic of Narrative Space in Classical Hollywood Cinema
Elina Vessonen
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Dr. Anna Alexandrova & Prof. Hasok Chang
  • College: Newnham College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: A Practice-Based Approach to Concept Formation and Measurement in Social Sciences
Ralph Stefan Weir
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Tim Crane
  • College: Jesus
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: The Self
Daniel Williams
  • Department: Faculty of Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Professor Richard Holton/ Professor Huw Price
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: Predictive Processing and Mental Representation
Jon Wright
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr. Elizabeth Ashman Rowe
  • College: Magdalene
  • AHRC Subject Area: Medieval Literature
  • Title of Thesis: AM 748 Ia 4to: contextualising the transmission of eddic poetry
  • by identifying the output of one scribe
Wesley Wrigley
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Dr Tim Button
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • AHRC Subject Area: Philosophy
  • Title of Thesis: Metaphysics and its Discontents