PhD students

Name Email PhD research

Kristiann Allen

kristiann.allen@auckland.ac.nz

The future of public science systems: Taking a science-in-society perspective on science system organisation and governance with particular reference to small advanced economies.

Davood Bayat

dbay672@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Women's movement and the social and political events in Middle East: A comparative study between Iran and Egypt.

Mark Boyd

mboy007@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Still following the leader? An analysis of television news coverage of the New Zealand general election campaigns of 2011 and 2014.

Lap Fung Chan

lcha521@aucklanduni.ac.nz

 Hong Kong’s Executive-Legislative Gridlock after the 1997 Handover

Sereyvicheth Chunly

sereyvicheth@gmail.com

 

Raghuvir Dass

raghuvirdass@gmail.com

The Media Framing of Terrorism in the U.S, the U.K, and India.

Yang Du

y.du@auckland.ac.nz

 The United Nations and Policy Transfer in China: Poverty Reduction in the ‘2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Zheng Fang

zfan977@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Normative global justice theories and transformative INGO discourse.

Celestyna Galicki

cgal034@aucklanduni.ac.nz

The impact of electoral process on turnout.

Samira Ghoreishi

sgho325@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Feminist discourses and social heterogeneity in the Islamic Republic of Iran: The formation of deliberative civil society

Thilak Nandana Hettiarachchi

hathila@hotmail.com

 

Oluwakemi Temitope Igiebor

agaguoluwakemi@gmail.com

 Gender Equality Policies and Women in Academic Leadership Positions in Nigeria

Wisdom Oghosa Iyekekpolo

 w.iyekekpolo@auckland.ac.nz

 Insurgency Onset and its Variation in Nigeria: A Political Relevance Model

Samuel Alexey Kamaleialohaokeakua N Morales Flores

samuelmoralesflores@gmail.com

Institutional and social perspectives on integration:  explaining comparative naturalization rates of former refugees.

H M Latiff K M Haneefa

hkmh235@aucklanduni.ac.nz

 The Role of Islam in Shaping Indonesian and Malaysian Foreign Policy towards Israel

Hasith Eranda Kandaudahewa

hkan694@aucklanduni.ac.nz

 Balancing or Bandwagoning? Sri Lankan Foreign Policy towards China and India (2005-2017)

Gay Marie Manalo Francisco gfra669@aucklanduni.ac.nz The Role of Formal and Informal Institutions in Shaping Major Women Issue Legislation in the Philippines 

Bo (Iris) Li

 bli520@aucklanduni.ac.nz

 NGO-state partnership to address social issues in China

Andrew Yi Ming Lim

alim877@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Political marketing and nation branding by NZ and Australian advocacy groups to support Israeli and Palestinian governmental public diplomacy.

Suzanne Loughlin

suzanne.loughlin@gmail.com

A critical discourse analysis of New Zealand's security policy in Afghanistan

Salma Usman Malik

salma.usmanmalik@gmail.com

The impact of online media on political knowledge of the young: identifying problems, potential and solutions.

Agkillah Maniam

anma441@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Central Forest Spine: A realistic policy for forest administration?

Pia Mckay

pmck051@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Producing the limits of care: structures and practices of empathy and responsibility.

Neil Peter McMillan

neilpmcmillan@hotmail.co.uk

 

Tingting Miao

tingting.miao@auckland.ac.nz

The institutional barriers to the making of city-to-city (C2C) cooperation in China.

Van Tong Ngo

ngovantong2004@yahoo.com

 Vietnamese views of International Relations: Changes and continuities, 1945-2016

Luke Duane Oldfield

luke.oldfield@gmail.com

The Politics of Incarceration: Reconsidering incarceration in the pursuit of social and economic benefits: How has public opinion and political realities affected penal policy?

Justin Phillips

justin.phillips@auckland.ac.nz

Going negative in the era of the Super PAC: examined from a quantitative and qualitative perspective.

Nicolas Pirsoul

npir278@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Subaltern groups in multicultural states: New Zealand and Colombia compared.

Sigit Aris Prasetyo

sigit.aris@kemlu.go.id

 Indonesian Foreign Fighters from Past to Present: The Security Risks Posed by Returnees in Home Country. 

Jing Qui

jqiu854@aucklanduni.ac.nz

 

Jason Roberts

jrob179@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Ocean policy: New Zealand diplomatic actions toward achieving its desired outcomes in transboundary solutions and effective international rules.

Azim Shea

azim.shea@auckland.ac.nz

Governmentalities of resilience in the Syria crisis.

Narut Supawantanakul

nsup193@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Queer globalisation and intersectionality: Hybrid queer cultures and diversity in Japanese and Thai queer communities.

Fang Xu

mb45212@connect.umac.mo

Muddy Waters? Understanding the Implementation Gap in China’s Clean Water Policies.

Ido Yahel

ido.yahel05@gmail.com

When and why do states choose to intervene militarily in another state’s intrastate conflict.

Hend Zaki

hmoh708@aucklanduni.ac.nz

Globalization and identity: Muslims in western societies, identity, and Islam in the western context – the case of second and third generation Muslim immigrants in New Zealand and the US.

Yury Andreevich Zhukov

zhukov1984@gmail.com

Democratic Deliberation and Policy-Making Practices in Higher Education in New Zealand.