University of Bath

Academic staff involved in the Professional Doctorate in Policy Research and Practice

Professors and experts most likely to be closely involved in supporting the core units of the Professional Doctorate in Policy Research and Practice.

The Institute for Policy Research (IPR) draws upon the best possible range and depth of expertise and experience relevant to policymaking from across the faculties and departments. We also involve policy experts from outside the University.

Core convenors

    • Professor James Copestake (Director of Studies), Department of Social and Policy Sciences (international development policy and practice)
    • Dr Iulia Cioroianu, Department of Politics, Languages and International Studies and Institute for Policy Research (IPR) (Governance, networks, and citizens in a digital world)
    • Dr Severine Deneulin, Department of Social and Policy Sciences (public policy and ethics)
    • Professor Hugh Lauder, Department of Education (international educational policy)
    • Dr Theodorus Papadopoulos, Department of Social and Policy Sciences (policy analysis)
    • Dr Phil Tomlinson, School of Management (industrial policy)

IPR staff

Indicative list of potential supervisors and personal tutors

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