Our PhD candidates

The Department of Geography is at the forefront of human and physical geography research, with our internationally excellent and world-leading contribution being recognised in the most recent Research Excellence Framework. Find out more about the issues some of our PhD researchers are tackling.

Name Contact Thesis title
Ana Laura Zavala Guillén alzavalaguillen1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Barry Hunter bwhunter1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Charlotte Curry cscurry1@sheffield.ac.uk The Impacts of Climate Change and Mining on Glaciers in the Andes
Ollie Chesworth


Interrogating the nature of foodscapes and alternative food-economies through alternative food spaces
Ella Hubbard erchubbard1@sheffield.ac.uk Democratic Politics for Community Economies
Felipe Tornquist fatornquist1@sheffield.ac.uk Examining the causes of phytoplankton variation along the Chilean coast
Greg Rushby gtrushby1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Hannah Mottram  hfmottram1@sheffield.ac.uk Minigrids for Rural Electrification in Tanzania
Hassan Onimisi Abu hoabu1@sheffield.ac.uk Life-Course Approach to Understanding the Relationships Between Forced Migration Trajectories and Food Insecurity/security Path in Central Nigeria
Ingun Borg iborg1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Jennifer Ross jbross1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Joe Molloy jlmolloy1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Josephine Hornsey jhornsey1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Katie Sumner k.sumner@sheffield.ac.uk  
Naomi Oates nemoates1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Nico Dewald ndewald1@sheffield.ac.uk

Subglacial drainage networks of the last Scandinavian Ice Sheet.

Pete Tuckett patuckett1@sheffield.ac.uk Investigating the impact of surface melt on the Antarctic Ice Sheet
Rafaella Simas Lima r.lima@sheffield.ac.uk Transnational real estate investment in a semi-periphery: Uneven housing development in post-crisis Lisbon
Remy Veness r.veness@sheffield.ac.uk Exploring sediment transfer beneath ice sheets from model-data comparisons encompassing changing ice flow geometries
Rowan Jaines rvjaines1@sheffield.ac.uk

Geographies of discontent: uncanny materiality and the Cambridgeshire Fens

Rosie Archer rarcher4@sheffield.ac.uk Emulating the last Eurasian Ice Sheet
Sakariya Haji shaji2@sheffield.ac.uk The role of diaspora in state building
Sandra Jazmin Barragan Contreras sjbarragancontreras1@sheffield.ac.uk Towards a people-led energy transition. Exploring energy justice in Yucatan Mexico
Sean Gilgannon smgilgannon1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Sihui Wen Swen7@sheffield.ac.uk Understanding of dust emission in the Gonghe basin in China
Stephen Langford smlangford1@sheffield.ac.uk   
Tavengwa Chitata tchitata1@sheffield.ac.uk Understanding how irrigation water infrastructure works for sustainable livelihoods and ecosystems
Teresa (Tete') Mausse tfmausse1@sheffield.ac.uk Informal Water Provision: Enabling or Constraining -Sustainable- Development?
William Haynes wrhaynes1@sheffield.ac.uk Seen and unseen: homeless migrants at Stazione Termini in Rome
Will Higson wjhigson1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Will Wenban wwenban1@sheffield.ac.uk Deciphering the Influence of Glacial Erosion on Alpine Landscape Evolution Through a Novel Application of Thermoluminescence Thermochronometry
Zulhan A. Harahap zaharahap1@sheffield.ac.uk  

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