Current PHD Students

NamePHD TitleSupervisorsContact
Timothy PackerYouth homelessness and the transition to adulthood: how understanding life stage informs effective interventionsBeth Watts and Suzanne Fitzpatrick
Adam StephensonLost worlds of welfare: Local homelessness systems in EnglandBeth Watts, Mark
Oliver BowlingUnderstanding the causes and consequences of begging in contemporary UK.Sarah Johnsen and Beth
Nikoletta TheodorouThe modifying effects of attachment experiences on populations that have experience of Multiple Exclusion Homelessness.Sarah Johnsen, Beth
Tuyen TranGlen Bramley, Neil
Olufemi Samuel OkeladeHomelessness in NigeriaSuzanne Fitzpatrick and Sarah
Philippa WatkinExploring the response of supported accommodation homeless services to young women who drinkSarah Johnsen and Suzanne
Dora WelkerSanctuary schemes in England and ScotlandSuzanne Fitzpatrick and Beth Watts
Katie ColliverWorking title: Understanding differential treatment of homeless households in England, Wales and Scotland: a normative perspectiveBeth Watts, Sarah Johnsen
Lynne McMordieUnderstanding the design, use and impacts of temporary and supported accommodation models for homeless households in the United Kingdom.Beth Watts, Suzanne
Melissa EspinozaPitching solutions rather than tents: A case study of social control and homelessness in Seattle, USASuzanne Fitzpatrick, Sarah

Recent PHD Graduates

NamePhD TitleSupervisorsYear
Regina SerpaHousing strategies of homeless migrants: a comparative study of Central Americans in Massachusetts and Eastern Europeans in ScotlandSuzanne Fitzpatrick, Beth Watts2019
Yan WangInvestigation of social housing policy in Western China: A case study of Yinchuan CitySuzanne Fitzpatrick 2018
Janice BlenkinsoppThe Impact of Social Security Reforms on Younger Adults’ Housing Choices in EdinburghSuzanne Fitzpatrick, Mark Stephens
Fiona JacksonThrough the lense of ‘faithness’: Examining the role of faith based organisations in the Scottish homelessness sectorSuzanne Fitzpatrick,2018
Hui Fang CongAn assessment of urban village redevelopment in China: Case study of a medium sized city WeihaiGlen Bramley2017
Alice LunguSquatter upgrading in Zambia: Adequacy of the institutional frameworkGlen Bramley2017
Toriqul BasharSocial capital of the urban poor in Bangladesh: implications for affordable housingGlen Bramley2017
Natasha Colic The changing role of ‘the public interest’ in Serbian planning practice Glen Bramley2016
Aslan TanekenovEmpowering of homeless people through employment?: The experience of British social enterprises and lessons for KazakhstanSuzanne Fitzpatrick2013