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Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 4 - Student Profiles

Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 4 - Student Profiles
Oliver Aiken
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Saul Dubow
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Futures Past: Making the Radical Case for the Bantustans in Apartheid South Africa
Chloe Allison
  • Department: Music
  • Supervisor: Professor Susan Rankin
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC Subject Area: Music
  • Thesis Title: The Creation, Transmission and Dissemination of the Medieval Polyphonic Practice of Organum Purum
Monique Arntz
  • Department: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Dr. Augusta McMahon
  • College: Trinity College
  • AHRC subject area: Archeaology
  • Title of thesis: Beyond meaning. An Artefact Approach to the Neolithic Figurines from Tell Sabi Abyad (Syria) and Ҫatalhöyük (Turkey)
Robin Bates
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Queens' College
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Civil War Veterans' Pensions, Politics, and Historical Memory in Gilded Age America.
Alice Blow
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr Alexander Marr
  • College: Downing
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: Cross-dressing in Art and Culture in Early Modern Northern Europe, c.1500-1650
Jenny Boddy
  • Department: Law Faculty
  • Supervisors: Ms Jo Miles and Ms Amy Goymour
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of thesis: Property Law: A Person with Vulnerability's Experience
Annie Bosse
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Professor Rae Langton
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: It's a stereotype because it's true!
Laura Brassington
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisors: Professor Jim Secord and Dr Anne Secord
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Considering Nineteenth-Century Hierarchies through Charles Darwin's Correspondence
Ella Brown
  • Department: Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Dr Jay Stock
  • College: Downing
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: The functional adaptation of mandibular trabecular bone in relation to the dentition
Katarzyna Buzanska
  • Department: Social Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Sian Lazar
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Language & Literature: Ethnography and Anthropology
  • Title of Thesis: [provisional] Language, Identity and Plurinationalism in Bolivia's Schooling Environment
Chiara Capulli
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr Donal Cooper
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: [Provisional] The effects of the Florentine Siege on spaces for devotion and artistic patronage networks c.1480-c.1550
Eoin Carter
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Professor James Secord
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Radical Politics and Popular Science in Britain, 1815-48
Philippa Carter
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Alexandra Walsham
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Traversing the boundary between the passions and pathology in England c. 1425-1625
Francesco Colombo
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr Judy Quinn
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis: (provisional) The Young Sigurðr Section of the Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: A Literary Analysis
Sarah Kaarina Crockford
  • Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
  • Dr Napoleon Katsos
  • Trinity College
  • Linguistics
  • The interaction between multilingualism and cognition in autism spectrum conditions
Eloise Davies
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Richard Serjeantson
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Venice, England and seventeenth-century conceptions of the state
Lewis Defrates
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Travelling Performers, Movement and the Exportation of Visions of the United States to Great Britain, 1865-1914.
Nicholas Devlin
  • Department: Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Christopher Brooke
  • College: Robinson
  • AHRC subject area: Political Theory
  • Title of thesis: Dialectic of Disillusionment: The political thought of ex-communists, c.1929 - c.1960
Rachel Claire Dryden
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisor: Dr Holger Zellentin
  • College: Lucy Cavendish
  • AHRC subject area: Theology and Religious Studies
  • Title of thesis: Angels in the Qur’ān: Heavenly Messengers in the light of Late Antique, Near Middle Eastern, Jewish-Christian Beliefs about Angels
Autumn Ellis
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor John Bell
  • College: Robinson College
  • AHRC Subject area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: Counter-extremism and control of religious belief
Michael Foran
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor T.R.S. Allan
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: (provisional) Pillars of Sand: Equality and the Rule of Law
Imogen Galilee
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisors: Professor David Feldman and Dr Kirsty Hughes
  • College: Wolfson
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of Thesis: (provisional) Legal controls on politicians who lie
Lewis A Graham
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisors: Professor Mark Elliott and Dr David Erdos
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: Law
  • Thesis title: Personalities, Preferences and Politics: An Examination of the Individual Ideologies of the Justices of the UK Supreme Court
Valentina A. Grasso
  • Department: Faculty of Divinity
  • Supervisor: Professor Garth Fowden
  • College: St Edmund’s College
  • AHRC subject area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • Title of thesis: Pagan and Scripturalist Antecedents of Islam in Arabia
Kathryn Ania Haley-Halinski
  • Department: ASNC
  • Supervisor: Dr Judy Quinn
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis: (Provisional) Birds in Old Norse Mentalities and Realities: 400-1200 AD
Harry Harland
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor Matthew Kramer
  • College: Gonville and Caius
  • AHRC subject area: Legal Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: (provisional) Responsibility as Revelation: Reconciling Free Will Scepticism and Individual Responsibility
Alexandra S. Ilieva
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisor: Dr. Ankur Barua
  • College: Lucy Cavendish College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Religious Studies
  • Thesis Title: (Provisional) "Exposing Traditions: Using Intercultural Studies to Broaden the Boundaries of Our Thought"
Anton Maria Maurits Jaeger
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Chris Meckstroth/Chris Bickerton
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Populism and the 'Democracy of Producers' in the United States, 1877-c.1922
Sarah Jilani
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Priyamvada Gopal
  • College: King's College
  • AHRC subject area: Comparative Literature, Post-Colonial Studies
  • Title of thesis: The Literature and Film of Decolonisation in Africa and South Asia
Maxwell Jones
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Christopher Meckstroth
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Pessimist Thought in Nineteenth-Century Europe: Schopenhauer and Leopardi, c.1800 - 1860
Lisa Kazianka
  • Department: Faculty of Education
  • Supervisor: David Whitley
  • College: Churchill
  • AHRC subject area: Education
  • Title of Thesis: Rewriting a Legend - Depictions of Masculinities in Contemporary Arthurian Narratives for Children
Serena Laiena
  • Department: Italian
  • Supervisor: Helena Sanson
  • College: Clare College
  • AHRC subject area: Italian Studies
  • Title of thesis: New Perspectives on Giovan Battista Andreini's (1576-1654) dramaturgy.
Thomas Robert Langley
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Christopher Kelly
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC Subject Area: Classics
  • Title of Thesis: The Idea of the City in Fourth Century Intellectual Culture
Michael Lewis
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Augusta McMahon
  • College: Magdalene College
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: How do social transformations from the 4th-early 3rd millennium BCE influence and manifest themselves in the choice of raw materials, and chaîne opératoire of pottery in the Shahrizor and Bazyan Valley?
Christa Lundberg
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Scott Mandelbrote
  • College: Trinity College
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Charles de Bovelles and humanist philosophy in sixteenth-century France
Benjamin Marschall
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Dr Tim Button
  • College: Darwin
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: Domains and Ontology
Thomas Matthews Boehmer
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Professor Martin Millett
  • College: Fitzwilliam
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: Tracking identity change and societal shift in the Late Iron Age and Early Roman southern North Sea basin. Can new and alternative narratives be used to describe the archaeological developments of the period?
Lucy McDonald
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Professor Rae Langton
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: TBA
Mr Conor McKee
  • Department: English
  • Supervisors: Prof Nicolette Zeeman, Prof John Marenbon
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Piers Plowman and Scholastic Creation Theology
Liana Minkova
  • Department: Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Adam Branch
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Politics and International Studies (Diplomacy and International Relations), Law and Legal Studies
  • Title of thesis: The 'ICR Dilemma': Individual Criminal Responsibility for Collective Crimes at the ICC
Dorota Molin
  • Department: Hebrew Studies, Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Supervisor: Prof Geoffrey Khan
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature: Asiatic & Oriental Studies
  • Title of thesis: The North-Eastern Neo-Aramaic Jewish dialect of Dohok (Iraqi Kurdistan)
Matyas Moravec
  • Department: Faculty of Divinity
  • Supervisor: Professor Sarah Coakley
  • College: Pembroke College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • Title of Thesis: Bathing God in an Atmosphere of Spatiality: Henri Bergson and Analytic Philosophy of Religion
George Morris
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Ben Griffin
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: History
Yahya Nurgat
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Helen Pfeifer
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Space, Ritual and Religious Experience in the Ottoman Hajj, 1660-1760.
Lily Ní Dhomhnaill
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Fiona Green
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: American Literature
  • Title of thesis: Spaces of Shame in Contemporary Poetry
Alice O'Driscoll
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Clare Jackson
  • College: Jesus
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Finding Aristotelian modes of governance in the seventeenth-century family
Konstantinos Pittas
  • Department: Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Duncan Bell
  • College: Girton College
  • AHRC subject area: Political Theory
  • Title of thesis: Towards a New Social Imaginary - The Aesthetic Dimension of Radical Democratic Politics
Calum Platts
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Prof. Simon Keynes
  • College: Christ's
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Anglo-Saxon Kingship: Foreign Perceptions and Influences in the Seventh and Eighth Centuries.
Damien Pollard
  • Department: Centre for Film and Screen, MML
  • Supervisor: Dr John David Rhodes
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Film
  • Title of thesis:The Voice in Giallo Cinema
Benjamin Quarshie
  • Department: Spanish and Portuguese
  • Supervisor: Dr Rory O'Bryen
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis: [Provisional] In What Country?: Flight, Dispossession and the Locations of 'Blackness' in Latin America
Jeanine Quené
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Sidney Sussex College
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Womanhood in Ku Klux Klan Ideology, 1915-1930
Emma Joy Reay, BA Oxon MA Cantab
  • Department: Faculty of Education
  • Supervisor: Dr. Zoe Jaques
  • College: Homerton
  • AHRC Subject Area: Education
  • Title of Thesis: Appraising the Poetic Potential of Children's Video Games
Amanda Roig-Marín
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • College: Selwyn
  • AHRC subject area: Medieval English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Tba
Frances Rothwell Hughes
  • Department: History of Art and Architecture
  • Supervisor: Dr Alexander Marr
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: [Provisional] The Early Modern Heraldic Imagination
Jana Christina Schuster
  • Department: Faculty of Architecture and History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr James Campbell
  • College: Robinson College
  • AHRC subject area: Architecture
  • Title of thesis: The Architectural Patronage of the 2nd Duke of Montagu, 1709-49.
Helen Sunderland
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Ben Griffin
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: The Political Socialisation of Schoolgirls in Late Victorian and Edwardian England
Hester van Hensbergen
  • Department: POLIS
  • Supervisor: Dr Duncan Kelly
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: Political Science and International Relations
  • Title of thesis: Population, Growth, and Scarcity in Postwar Political Thought.
Benedek Varga
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr William O'Reilly
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Transylvania: The German "America"