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Economics Academic Staff

Name Position Telephone Email
Dr Maria Asensio Teaching Fellow in Economics +44 (0)118 378 8232
Dr Steven Bosworth Lecturer in Economics +44 (0)118 378 7126
Dr Simon Burke

SDTL and Associate Professor

+44 (0)118 378 5046
Dr Vivien Burrows Lecturer and Department Director for Teaching and Learning +44 (0)118 378 5053
Professor Mark Casson Professor of Economics, Director of the Centre for Institutions and Economic History +44 (0)118 378 8227
Dr Sophie Clot Lecturer in Economics +44 (0)118 378 7369

Dr Ken Dark Associate Professor +44 (0)118 378 7131
Dr Marina Della Giusta Associate Professor +44 (0)118 378 5068 
Dr Mark Guzman Associate Professor +44 (0)118 378 5080
Dr Hussein Hassan Teaching Fellow in Economics +44 (0)118 378 5068
Dr Neha Hui Researcher +44 (0)118 378 6030
Dr Joo Young Jeon Lecturer in Economics +44 (0)118 378 6781
Dr Sarah Jewell Associate Professor +44 (0)118 378 6720
Professor Uma Kambhampati Head of School +44 (0)118 378 5248
Dr Simonetta Longhi Associate Professor +44 (0)118 378 7122
Dr Stefania Lovo Lecturer in Economics +44 (0)118 378 4964
Professor Geoff Meen Professor of Economics +44 (0)118 378 6029
Dr Alexander Mihailov Associate Professor +44 (0)118 378 5371
Mrs Sue Peel Department Director of Academic Tutoring and Teaching Fellow +44 (0)118 378 8232
Dr Thi Anh Tho Pham Lecturer  +44 (0)118 378 7872

Dr Samantha Rawlings

Lecturer and Director of UG Studies +44 (0)118 378 8231
Professor Giovanni Razzu Head of Department Professor in Economics of Public Policy +44 (0)118 378 5344
Dr James Reade Associate Professor and PGR Director +44 (0)118 378 5062
Dr Carl Singleton  Lecturer  +44 (0)118 378 7864
Miss Meg Sullivan Graduate Teaching Assistant +44 (0)118 378 7967
Dr Nigel Wadeson Lecturer +44 (0)118 378 5070
 Dr Shixuan Wang Lecturer +44 (0)118 378 6031
Dr Minyan Zhu Lecturer and NUIST Programme Director +44 (0)118 378 8378

School Staff

Name Position Telephone Email
Professor Uma Kambhampati Head of School +44 (0)118 378 5248
Imogen Jakubek Executive Administration Manager  +44 (0)118 378 7361

Vicki Wiles

Placement Co-ordinator  +44 (0)118 378 8230
Tina Bhati Placement Administrator +44 (0)118 378 6004
Vicki Matthews Executive Support Administrator +44 (0)118 378 8148
Sarah Logie Executive Support Administrator +44 (0)118 378 8833
Emily January Executive Support Administrator +44 (0)118 378 6687

Sessional Staff

Name Email
Rehana Bari
Esra Karapinar Kocag
Zhe Wang

 Yutong Li

 Anisa Butt

Visiting Fellows

Name  Position
Fahim Al Marhoobi  Academic Visitor
Niaz Asadullah  Visiting Fellow
Colin Ash  Senior Visiting Research Fellow
Zhonghua Cheng  Academic Visitor
Graham Crampton  Visiting Fellow
Zhipeng Cui  Academic Visitor
Ugo Guarnacci  Visiting Fellow
Tamer Guven  Visiting Fellow
P E Hart  Emeritus Professor
Geoff Meen  Emeritus Professor
Richard Hoyle  Visiting Professor
Liangyu Ji  Academic Visitor
Zhifeng Lin  Visiting PhD Student
Subham Kailthya  Academic Visitor
Kerry Patterson  Emeritus Professor
J Pemberton  Emeritus Professor
Mitra Rajarshi  Recognised Teacher Status
M A Utton  Emeritus Professor
Lui Junying  Academic Visitor
 Guy Elaad  Academic Visitor
 Toshiaki Sugita  Academic Visitor
 Khuram Sadozai  Academic Visitor
 Sheng Qiaoyan  Academic Visitor
 Sarah Najm  Postdoctoral Visiting Fellow


PhD Students

 Name  Supervisors  Research Area
Ruqayya Aljifri   Simon Burke, James Reade  Empirical Macroeconomics, Financial Economics
 Andrew Clark  James Reade, Alex Mihailov  Macroeconomics, International Monetary Policy
 Megan Sullivan  Sam Rawlings, Stefania Lovo  Development Economics, Applied Econometrics
 Nurjihan Idris  Sarah Jewell, Zahra Siddique  Labour Economics, Microeconomics
 Yutong Li    FDI, International Business, Trade, OECD
 Zhe Wang  Alex Mihailov, Giovanni Razzu  Macroeconomics, Monetary Policy, Unemployment
 Esra Karapina Kocag  Uma Kambhampati, Vivien Burrows  Immigration, Attitudes towards immigrants, Turkey
 Duo Xu  Alex Mihailov, James Reade  Macroeconomics, Credit Markets, Bond Markets, Eurozone
 Sarah Najm  Simon Burke, Andi Nygaard  Macroeconomics, Energy and Environmental Economics, Institutional Economics, Inequality
 Adesola Sunmoni  Stefania Lovo, Simonetta Longhi  
 Stephen Opata  James Reade, Simon Burke Macroeconomic Modelling of Developing and Emerging Economies, DSGE Models 
 Mesheal Bartafi  James Reade, Minyan Zhu, Mark Casson  
 Reema Althayeb  Mark Casson  
 Grivas Chiyaba  Mark Casson, Carl Singleton  Foreign Private Capital Flows, FDI and Economic Growth
 Jim Chen  Vivien Burrows, Sarah Jewell  Labour Economics, Household Finance
 Anisa Butt  Giovanni Razzu, Sarah Jewell, Simonetta Longhi  Ethnic and Gender Inequality, Economic Growth, Labour Markets

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