Department of Politics and International Relations
We are one of the top-ranked departments for the study of politics worldwide, and have an exceptional reputation for research. We have over fifty specialists in the key areas of politics and international relations who all contribute to our thriving research environment.
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Do Kurds have a place in Turkish politics?
In this recent interview with the Middle East Eye, Dr Zeynep Kaya speaks about the ‘Kurdish question’, the upcoming Turkish elections and how war, terrorism and economics have changed the way Kurds see themselves.Middle East Eye
"Nepal has to leverage its geopolitical position to benefit"
Professor Simon Rushton has been interviewed by the Himalayan Times to find out more about his research, which looks at how Nepal's federal constitution is affecting health service and what that means for health system reforms.The Himalayan Times e-paper
Academics from the Department of Politics and International Relations among lineup for the Festival of Debate
Prof Kate Dommett, Dr Junyan Zhu and Dr Patricia Nabuco Martuscelli will be taking part in the Festival of Debate, speaking about their research into the impact of technology on public debate and the empowerment of migrant women living in Sheffield.
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