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
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
Ingun Borg iborg1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Josephine Hornsey jhornsey1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Katie Sumner k.sumner@sheffield.ac.uk  
Naomi Oates nemoates1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Remy Veness r.veness@sheffield.ac.uk Exploring sediment transfer beneath ice sheets from model-data comparisons encompassing changing ice flow geometries
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
Sihui Wen Swen7@sheffield.ac.uk Understanding of dust emission in the Gonghe basin in China
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 Wenban wwenban1@sheffield.ac.uk Deciphering the Influence of Glacial Erosion on Alpine Landscape Evolution Through a Novel Application of Thermoluminescence Thermochronometry
Winnie M Musivo wmmusivo1@sheffield.ac.uk  
Mwanja Mwale mmwale1@sheffield.ac.uk The good life? Focusing a capability lens on Zambia's social cash transfer programme
Tarja Rannisto Thrannisto1@sheffield.ac.uk  Wellbeing benefits of sustainable urban woodlands: The significance of aesthetic awareness in cities environmental strategies in terms of people's wellbeing

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