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Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 5 - Student Profiles

Cambridge AHRC DTP Cohort 5 - Student Profiles
Lawrence Alexander
  • Department: Centre for Film and Screen
  • ​Supervisor: Prof Andrew Webber
  • ​College: Churchill
  • ​AHRC subject area: Film History, Theory and Criticism
  • ​Title of thesis (preliminary): Exploring the Production of Space in Contemporary Artistic Practices: Farocki, Paglen, Steyerl
Patrick Armstrong
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Drew Milne
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC Subject Area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of Thesis: Microscopes, Microbes, and the Minuscule in Modern Fiction (1870-1940)
Ben Ashbridge
  • Department: Faculty of History
  • Supervisor: Prof. David Maxwell & Dr Rachel Leow
  • College: Churchill
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): A comparative analysis of faith mission dynamics during the era of decolonization in the Malayan and Kenyan Emergencies
William K. S. Aslet
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Dr. Frank Salmon
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): The Architectural Life and Legacy of James Gibbs
Thomas Peter Bailey
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor David Maxwell
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Bearing Witness to Christ and the End of Empire in Late Colonial Kenya
Alex Reina Barker
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Martin Worthington
  • College: Trinity Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Archaeology
  • Thesis Title (Preliminary): 'Mesopotamia: A View from World Literature'
Albert Bates
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Dr Caroline Vout
  • College: Christ’s College
  • AHRC subject area: Classics
  • Title of thesis: Ecphrasis and Medium
Giulia Bellato
  • Department: Faculty of History
  • Supervisor: Dr Caroline Goodson
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: Medieval History
  • Title of thesis (provisional): Dismantling power: topographies of destruction in Medieval Italy 700-1200
Tom Boekestein
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Professor Kenneth Armstrong
  • College: Hughes Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: EU Law
  • Title of Thesis: EU Citizenship after the UK's withdrawal from the European Union
Robert Britten
  • Department: German and Dutch
  • Supervisor: Dr Charlotte Lee
  • College: Christ's College
  • AHRC subject area: Literature
  • Title of thesis: 'Illusion, Critique? Brecht and Cognitive Realism' (preliminary)
Lee Colwill
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr Judy Quinn
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Gender and Sexuality / Scandinavian Studies / Medieval Literature
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): The Performance of Gender in Late Medieval Icelandic Poetry
  • Pronouns: singular 'they'
PhD Student Jerry Cummins
  • Department: POLIS
  • Supervisor: Dr Peter Sloman
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: Political Science
  • Title of thesis: Labour Party and Finance post-1997
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James Peter Dawson
  • Department: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Supervisor: Prof. H. van de Ven
  • College: Gonville & Caius
  • AHRC subject area: Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Title of thesis: "Third Front Spirit": Maoist Industrialisation and Heritage in China's Hinterland (tentative)
Katherine Ellen Dixon
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Alex da Costa
  • College: St Edmund's College
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Leading by example: the pedagogy of the Middle English homiletic exemplum and the Festial of John Mirk
Panagiotis Doudesis
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: Prof. Caroline van Eck
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Architecture History, Theory and Practice/ Fine Art History, Theory and Practice
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): Analogies between architecture and cuisine during the long eighteenth century
Francesca Dytor
  • Department: History of Art and Architecture
  • Supervisor: Professor Caroline van Eck with Dr Donal Cooper
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: History of Art
  • Title of thesis: The Primitive Quattrocento
Jean David Eynard
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Gavin Alexander
  • College: Pembroke College
  • AHRC subject area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: The Aesthetics of Dissonance in Seventeenth Century England
Jamie Fenton
  • Department:
 English
  • Supervisor: Dr Edward Allen
  • College:
 Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area:
 English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Crane, Dickinson and a Silent Decade
Giulia Garbagni
  • Department: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Supervisor: Dr John Nilsson-Wright
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC Subject Area: Asian Studies
  • Title of thesis: "Japan's Envoy Diplomacy: Personal Networks and Conflict Mediation in Asia" (tentative)
Wiktor Michal Gebski
  • Department: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Supervisor: Prof. Geoffrey Khan
  • College: Homerton
  • AHRC subject area: Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Title of thesis: The influence of Modern Israeli Hebrew on the grammar of the Samaritan Hebrew
Despoina Georgiou
  • Department: Faculty of Law
  • Supervisor: Professor Catherine Barnard
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: EU labour and competition law
  • Title of thesis: 'The new European 'worker': Subordination in the age of extreme casualisation of work'
Jessica Hagley
  • Department: Spanish and Portuguese
  • Supervisor: Dr Rodrigo Cacho
  • College: Clare
  • AHRC subject area: Spanish Literature
  • Title of thesis: Rhetorical Visions of Conquest in the Epic Poetry of the New World
Arthur Harris
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Professor Liba Taub
  • College: Robinson
  • AHRC subject area: Classics
  • Title of thesis: The Peripatetic Mechanical Problems
Luke A. Hase
  • Department: Faculty of Divinity
  • ​Supervisor: Dr James Nicholas Carleton Paget
  • College: Clare Hall
  • AHRC Subject Area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • ​Title of Thesis: "Co-Crucified with Christ": Rethinking Myth as a Hermeneutical Tool in Pauline Studies
Matthew Hassall
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Peter Sarris
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Political Ideas and Debate in the Age of Justinian I
Joshua Heath
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisor: Dr Rowan Williams
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC Subject Area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • Title of Thesis: Language and Metaphysics in the Thought of Sergii Bulgakov
George Heath-Whyte
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Martin Worthington
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: Cultic Interaction, Integration, and Independence across Babylonia in the Long Sixth Century BC
Celine Henne
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Prof. Hasok Chang
  • Advisor: Prof. Huw Price
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: Realism without Truth: A Deweyan framework for the epistemology of complex cases
Maximilian Gregor Hepach
  • Department: Geography
  • Supervisor: Professor Mike Hulme
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: Geography
  • Title of thesis: Under the weather. Towards a phenomenological genealogy of weather and climate
Alexander Hobday
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Christopher Tilmouth
  • College: King's College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Languages and Literature
  • Thesis Title: Managing Feeling in the Literature of the Late Eighteenth Century
Tomasz Hollanek
  • Department: Centre for Film and Screen
  • ​Supervisor: Dr Martin Crowley
  • ​College: Gonville & Caius
  • ​AHRC subject area: New Media/Web-Based Studies
  • ​Title of thesis: Machine Creativity from Early Photography to Artificial Intelligence
Claudia Hoßbach
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr Judy Quinn
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: Medieval Literature / Scandinavian Studies
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): ‘Vár var heldr kalt’ – Nature in the Íslendingasögur: An eco-critical analysis
Calum Humphreys
  • Department: Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Supervisor: Professor Khaled Fahmy
  • College: Robinson
  • AHRC subject area: Middle Eastern Studies
  • Title of thesis: The Petitionary Politics of Everyday Life in Turn-of-the-Century Egypt
Luke Ilott
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr. Christopher Meckstroth
  • College: Christ's
  • AHRC subject area: Intellectual History
  • Title of thesis: Politics and the state in the thought of Alexandre Kojève (1902-1968)
Jack Kellam
  • Department: Politics and International Studies (POLIS)
  • Supervisor: Dr Duncan Bell
  • College: St Edmund's
  • AHRC subject area: Political Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: 'Communal luxury, collective joy: utopianism and contemporary radical politics' (provisional)
Georgios Koukovasilis
  • Faculty: Classics
  • Supervisor: Caroline Vout
  • College: Magdalene
  • AHRC subject area: Classics
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): From Greek to Roman: Portraits and Identity in Roman Greece
Fatima Lahham
  • Department: 
Music
  • Supervisor:
 Dr Bettina Varwig
  • College:
 Christ's College
  • AHRC subject area:
 Music
  • Title of thesis: “Extemporary Musick”: Rhetoric, Memory, and the art of improvising divisions on a ground in seventeenth-century England
Anna M Lawrence
  • Department: Geography
  • Supervisor: Dr Philip Howell
  • College: King's College
  • AHRC subject area: Historical Geography
  • Title of thesis: 'Botanical Biopolitics: The Sociopolitical Lives of Flowers in Victorian Britain'
Joel Lipson
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr James Wade
  • College: Wolfson College
  • AHRC subject area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Distinctions of Kind and Place: Liminal Encounters and the Visitation Motif in Medieval English Literature (Provisional)
Oliver Marjot
  • Department: Divinity
  • Supervisor: Dr Simon Gathercole
  • College: St Catharine’s
  • AHRC subject area: Theology, Divinity and Religion
  • Title of thesis: Reinterpretations of Sacrifice in Early Christianity
Alicia Mavor
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Dr Annabel Brett
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Legal and Political Conceptions of World Community in the Late-Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries
Andy McCormack
  • Department: Faculty of Education
  • Supervisor: Dr Zoe Jaques
  • College: Robinson College
  • AHRC subject area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Representation and functions of children's books and their authors in 'Adults' Literature'.
Francesco Milella
  • Department: Music
  • Supervisor: Dr. Benjamin Walton
  • College: Jesus College
  • AHRC subject area: Music
  • Title of thesis: Manuel García and the globalization of opera. Translation and reception of operatic models in Mexico City at the beginning of the nineteenth century
Julia Montes-Landa
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Prof Marcos Martinón-Torres
  • College: Trinity College
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: Evolution, co-existence and adaptation of bronze-making recipes in Prehistory. A study case from North-Eastern Iberia.
Victoria Mullins
  • Department: Faculty of Education
  • Supervisor: Dr Zoe Jaques
  • College: Lucy Cavendish
  • AHRC subject area: Film Studies
  • Title of thesis: A Study in Innocence: The Relationship Between Disney Animation and the Hollywood Horror Genre
Anna-Lisa Nicholson
  • Department: French
  • Supervisor: Professor Nicholas Hammond
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC subject area: French
  • Title of thesis: Reconstructing the Mazarin Salon: Confession, Collaboration and Cosmopolitanism in seventeenth-century London
Amanda Padoan
  • Department: Law
  • Supervisor: Dr. Sarah Nouwen
  • College: Newnham
  • AHRC subject area: Law
Odile Liliana Panetta
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Mary Laven
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Laughter, Social Critique and Philosophy in Sixteenth-Century Italy
Anna Parker
  • Department: Faculty of History
  • Supervisor: Professor Ulinka Rublack
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Material identities in Prague, 1576-1618
Christopher James Parry
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Elisabeth van Houts
  • College: King's College
  • AHRC Subject Area: History
  • Title of Thesis: Slavery in Normandy c.900-1100
Lili Pickett-Palmer
  • Department: Centre for Film and Screen
  • Supervisor: Professor Emma Wilson
  • College: Churchill
  • AHRC subject area: Film History, Theory and Criticism
  • Title of thesis: Intimacy and Relationality in Contemporary European Trans* Cinema
Chloe Yale Pinto
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Alex Houen
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC Subject Area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Ahrtvork: Aesthetics and Antisemitism in Ezra Pound's Work and Thought
Sarah Rafferty
  • Department: Geography
  • Supervisor: Dr Alice Reid
  • College: Corpus Christi
  • AHRC Subject Area: Historical Geography
  • Title of Thesis: Infant and early childhood mortality decline in London, 1870-1929: a spatial and temporal analysis of its patterns, inequalities and policy impacts.
Krishnan J Ram-Prasad
  • Faculty: Classics
  • Supervisor: Rupert Thompson
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC Subject areas: Classics and Linguistics
  • Thesis title (preliminary): Reconstructing the syntax of Proto-Indo-European
Richard Saich
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Professor Gary Gerstle
  • College: Sidney Sussex
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: Progressive Movements, Political Activism, and Political Culture in the United States in the 1970s and 1980s. (Provisional)
Frederick Schmidt
  • Department:
 Social Anthropology
  • Supervisor:
 Dr Yael Navaro
  • College:
 Homerton
  • AHRC subject area:
 Art Theory and Aesthetics, Ethnography and Anthropology, Performance and Live Art, Ethics, Cultural History, Cultural Geography
  • Title of thesis: Art & Politics: Sketching a post-Ottoman cartography (Tentative)
Robert Scott
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Ross Wilson
  • College: King's College
  • AHRC subject area: English Language and Literature
  • Title of thesis: Hegel and English Romantic Poetics
Mark Seow
  • Department: Music
  • Supervisor: Bettina Varwig
  • College: King’s College
  • AHRC subject area: Music
  • Title of thesis: A Carnal Communion: The Bodies and Music of Bach’s Cantatas
Indiana Seresin
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr. Sarah Dillon
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: Literature and Cultural Studies
  • Title of thesis: The Speculative Archive: Race and Reinvention
Joe Shaughnessy
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • Supervisor: Dr Priyamvada Gopal
  • College: Jesus College
  • AHRC subject area: Literature
  • Title of thesis: Speaking in the South: anticolonialism, modernities, and the re-writing of South Africa, India, and New Zealand
Lucy Sixsmith
  • Department: English
  • Supervisor: Dr Ruth Abbott
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: Literature
  • Title of thesis: The Bible as a Material Text in the Nineteenth Century
Elena Emma Sottilotta
  • Department: Italian
  • Supervisor: Dr Helena Sanson
  • College: St. Catharine's College
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature
  • Title of thesis (preliminary): Femininity, Storytelling and Insular Identity: A Comparative Study of European Women Writers' Folkloric Imagination (1870-1920)
John Stowell
  • Department: Faculty of English
  • Supervisor: Ewan Jones
  • College: St John's College
  • AHRC Subject Area: Literary and Cultural Theory
  • Thesis: Aesthetics and Prose Style in 19th Century Evolutionary Theory
Jasmin Tabaković
  • Department: Social Anthropology
  • Supervisor: Dr Yael Navaro
  • College: Churchill
  • AHRC subject area: Ethnography and Anthropology
  • Title of thesis: Nervoza: Archival-to-Everyday Affectual Entanglements in Post-War Sarajevo (provisional)
Dr Hannah Tomczyk
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Prof. Hasok Chang
  • College: Emmanuel College
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: The Representational Role of Mathematical Formalisms
Alisa Valpola-Walker
  • Department: Anglo-Saxon, Norse and Celtic
  • Supervisor: Dr Judy Quinn
  • College: King's
  • AHRC subject area: Languages and Literature, History
  • Title of thesis: (provisional) A Study of AM 589f 4to
Jasmine Vieri
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Professor Marcos Martinón-Torres
  • College: St John’s College
  • AHRC subject area: Archaeology
  • Title of thesis: Regional and Temporal Patterns in the Composition of Pre-Columbian Gold and Copper Alloys
Koenraad Vos
  • Department: History of Art
  • Supervisor: prof. dr. Caroline van Eck
  • College:
 King's
  • AHRC subject area:
 Visual Arts - Art History
  • Title of thesis: The display of sculpture in European museums — 1770-1830
Zoe Walker
  • Department: Philosophy
  • Supervisor: Professor Rae Langton
  • College: Pembroke
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: Under the Radar of the Rational (provisional)
Simon M. Weppel
  • Department: Archaeology
  • Supervisor: Dr Liliana Janik
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC Subject Area: Heritage
  • Title of Thesis: More Alive Than The Living? Remembering, Representing, Recreating Lenin at Three House-Museums
William Winning
  • Department: Classics
  • Supervisor: Professor Tim Whitmarsh
  • College: Trinity
  • AHRC subject area: Classics
  • Title of thesis: Riddles and the Enigmatic in Greek literature
Edward Wren
  • Department: History
  • Supervisor: Miss Sylvana Tomaselli
  • College: Girton
  • AHRC subject area: History
  • Title of thesis: The Method of Inquiry in Adam Smith's "Theory of Moral Sentiments"
Jack Wright
  • Department: History and Philosophy of Science
  • Supervisor: Dr Stephen John
  • College: Peterhouse
  • AHRC subject area: Philosophy
  • Title of thesis: Evidence for Policy