Meet the people at IRP@Northumbria

Academic staff

The IRP team is one of four subject teams in the Department of Social Sciences and Languages, which includes Criminology, Sociology and Media, and approx. 65 members of staff.

  • Programme Leader BA(Hons) Int’l Relations & Politics: Dr Kirsten Haack
  • Programme Leader MA in International Relations, Conflict and Security:
  • Head of Subject for IR & Politics, International Development and Sociology: Dr Ruth Lewis
  • Head of Department: Prof Pam Davies (acting)

Researchers and PhD students

IRP postgraduate research students are part of a group of approx. 70 students hosted by the department.