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Student nameStudent programmeSupervisor(s)Thesis titles
Ben YeoDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuFathers and superheroes: how do men construct and experience 'father positions' in talking about their young child's superhero-themed play?
    
Rayann BryanGender and Sexuality Research in SSPABruna Seu'Losses of the mothers from the Caribbean haunting daughters in the UK: After the Windrush'
  Melissa Butcher 
Katarina NestorGender and Sexuality Research in SSPAStephen FroshAccounting for the Body: Tracing the Feminist Archives of Ana Mendieta 1992-2016
  Silvia Posocco 
  Soo Jin Kim 
Alexandra Bergstrom-KatzPsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber Jacobs 
  Sarah Marks 
Ama Josephine BudgePsychosocial Studies ResearchGail LewisSensual Strategies for Black, Queer Resistance in Climate Changed Futures
  Margarita Palacios Bahamonde 
Amit SinghPsychosocial Studies ResearchYasmeen Narayan(Re)Making Race: Racism, Culture and Kickboxing in Hackney
  Rosalind Wilson 
Ana MinozzoPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshAnxiety as vibration: In search of a creative clinic through anxiety
  Margarita Palacios Bahamonde 
Anthony NichollsPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshAn empirical study of how contemporary young Jewish men understand their masculinity in combination with their Jewishness and Britishness
  Ben Gidley 
Carlo PalomboPsychosocial Studies ResearchMargarita Palacios BahamondeMy flesh and I: experimenting with freedom and radical posthuman subjectivity
  Annette van der Zaag 
Daniela Larrain SalasPsychosocial Studies ResearchMargarita Palacios BahamondeCriminal Subjectives in the Chilean Justice System: Analysis of judicial statements of military personnel accused of violence during the Chilean dictatorship (1973-1989)
  Elena Loizidou 
Dionysios MitropoulosPsychosocial Studies ResearchSasha RoseneilFrom Indignation to Collective Action’: Subjectivity, Critique, and Resistance in times of Crisis
  Ben Gidley 
Drew ShapterPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshFrom historical event to performative commemoration: A multidirectional analysis of collective acts of memory
  Silke Arnold-De Simine 
Eoin FullamPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshThe Social Life of Mental Health Chatbots
  Silvia Posocco 
Evan Segdwick-JellPsychosocial Studies ResearchFelicity CallardCapitalist Pathology: Depression as Political Imaginary
  Brendan McGeever 
Fernando Lanza ZamanilloPsychosocial Studies ResearchAndi FugardMental health inequalities among HIV long-term survivors. Exploring the AIDS Survivor Syndrome
  Paul Turnbull 
Gerald BurnettePsychosocial Studies ResearchYasmeen NarayanHomonationalism, (Critical) Whiteness, and Neoliberal Multiculturalism in Britain
  Lisa Baraitser 
Gustavo Sanchez MunozPsychosocial Studies ResearchMargarita Palacios Bahamonde 
  Stephen Frosh 
Hannah ReevesPsychosocial Studies ResearchMargarita Palacios Bahamonde 
  Ben Gidley 
Ieisha JamesPsychosocial Studies ResearchBen GidleyBordering Whiteness: Encountering the racialised subjectivities of different generations of Italian women living in London through biographical narratives in the context of Brexit.
  Brendan McGeever 
Jon ThurstonPsychosocial Studies ResearchAndi FugardThe Myth of the Therapeutic: Heroin and Méconnaissance in Addiction Psychiatry
  Paul Turnbull 
Joshua OwarePsychosocial Studies ResearchGail LewisFEEL BLACK: exercises in black feminist poethics (a blueprint for an exhibition as a PhD thesis)
  Stephen Frosh 
Lemonia GianniriPsychosocial Studies ResearchSilvia PosoccoComing out and about: Psychoanalytic frameworks, family and desire in Greek Homosexual, Transgender, Feminist Press and Diaspora Activism from 1975 to 2005
  Gail Lewis 
Lenita TorningPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshBeing, Becoming and Belonging - A psychosocial study of young people's reflections and negotiations of ethical teachings in Christianity, Judaism and Islam
  Ben Gidley 
Lizaveta ZeldzinaPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshThe Vicissitudes of Psychoanalysis in Soviet Russia, 1930-1980
  Brendan McGeever 
Matthew OakesPsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsOne-Dimension Subjectvity in the 21st century: An exploration of epistemological value-authority and deteriorating psychological health.
  Stephen Frosh 
Nadine ChambersPsychosocial Studies ResearchSarah KeenanShreds of Law, Ties of Land: Black and Indigenous Geographies, Archives and Accountability in the Shadow of Canadian Settler Colonialism
  Silvia Posocco 
Rachel KuppermanPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen Frosh‘Mum’s Army’: a psychosocial exploration of the construction of maternal labour and its effects on the lived experience of Teaching Assistants in primary education.
  Ben Gidley 
Stephanie DaviesPsychosocial Studies ResearchLisa BaraitserAn investigation of ‘watchful waiting’ as used by general practitioners as a practice of care
  Felicity Callard 
Thomas FielderPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshAdmitting Demons: Brexit and Psychoanalysis
  Jacqueline Rose 
Valeh AmooiPsychosocial Studies ResearchBruna SeuIntergenerational Transmission of Trauma in Iran: A Psychosocial Study
  Stephen Frosh 
Wiliam BennettPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshThe ontology of the imaginary in early Benedictine monastic culture
  Amber Jacobs 
Rebecca GreensladePsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsPhilosophies as a Way of Life and Psychotherapeutic Praxis
  Mohammed Rashed 
Rebekka HoelzlePsychosocial Studies ResearchKerry HarmanStrategies of survival and resistance by migrant and refugee women who struggle with literacy
  Jan Etienne 
Richard McDonaldPsychosocial Studies ResearchSilvia Posocco'Chemsex, PrEP and Masculinities
  Annette van der Zaag 
Sharon TugwellPsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsThe Queer Act of Breastfeeding: A psychosocial inquiry into meaning-making in the representations of breastfeeding in visual culture
    
Valerie SandersPsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsAn exploration of the mysterious journey of immersive literary reading
  Lisa Baraitser 
  Elizabeth Hoult 
Yu QianPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen Frosh'The nation building and the national identity crisis in China: A case study of Hong Kong 2019 through an interdisciplinary lens of philosophy and psychoanalysis' 
  Julia Lovell 
Kate ThomasPhD EducationElizabeth HoultDimensions of belonging: rethinking retention for mature part-time undergraduates in English higher education (2016)
  Sue Jackson 
Yuval MoshkovitzPhD PsychologyStephen FroshWhat do we talk about when we talk about 'national identity'?: Jewish-Israelis in Britain negotiating 'national identity' between Zionist ideology and diasporic reality (2014)
  Lisa Baraitser 
Barbara McKayD-PsychotherapyStephen FroshWhat contributes to the development of supervisory style in the context of live supervision in a training institute? (2015)
    
Claire DempsterD-PsychotherapyStephen FroshAn ethnographic study of whiteness in a child and adolescent mental health (CAMHS) team (2014)
    
June GoldingD-PsychotherapyBarry MasonHow do young Welsh men who do not seek professional help talk about, and manage, their feelings of sadness? (2013)
    
Nigel JacobsD-PsychotherapyMargarita Palacios BahamondeInformed Orienteering; a Study of Navigating Systemic Positioning Dilemmas Within the Field of Anorexia (2016)
    
Ramon Karamat AliD-PsychotherapyLaurence SpurlingAn exploration of triadic family relationships: a systemic-attachment perspective on the experiences of adolescents who self-harm and their parents (2013)
    
Anna FlemingDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuChild Psychotherapists' Fantasies About Working With 'Cultural Difference': A Psychosocial Exploration (2017)
  Amber Jacobs 
Eva CrasnowDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuContact supervision with looked after children: a psychosocial exploration into role construction, negoiation and wider implications (2016)
    
Flavia AnsaldoDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuThe Professional Identity of Supervising Social Workers: Negotiating the Relational Paradoxes of a Job (2020)
  Gail Lewis 
Lucy RobsonDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuPsychotherapy with looked after children: some common themes and technical interventions (2014)
    
Olivia ThompsonDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuAdopting siblings: the sibling relationship in parental narratives of adoption (2015)
  Viv Green 
Sarah PeterDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyBruna SeuChild Psychotherapy with children who are medicated for ADHD: Discourse, Power and Interdisciplinary Practice (2017)
  Viv Green 
Amanda AustenDPsych Family and Systemic PsychotherapyLisa BaraitserGeneral Adult Psychiatrists’ experiences of Systemic Family Therapy: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (2016)
    
Frances MinhinnickDPsych Family and Systemic Psychotherapy The debtor's prism: an interpretative phenomenological analysis of women experiencing financial debt (2013)
    
Mary HeaphyDPsych Family and Systemic PsychotherapyYasmeen NarayanTheorizing Reflexivity in Systemic Psychotherapy: How Master's level students construct reflexivity and discuss its use in practice (2019)
  Bruna Seu 
Roni BorDPsych Child and Adolescent PsychotherapyLisa BaraitserFight, Flight, Freeze, (For)give: What do we hear when we listen to child psychotherapists talk about parents and parent work in the context of their daily practice (2020)
  Bruna Seu 
Matthew MartinezGender and Sexuality Research in SSPAElizabeth HoultRe-writing Resilience: Exploring the Transformative Potential of Écriture Féminine (2020)
  Silvia Posocco 
Agnieszka PiotrowskaPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshPsychoanalysis and Ethics in Documentary Film (2012)
  Amber Jacobs 
Alan BristowPsychosocial Studies ResearchLisa BaraitserMad Knowledge in the Age of Mad Studies: On ‘Psychosis’, Writing and the Possibility of Interpretation (2020)
  Ian Parker 
Andrew HarveyPsychosocial Studies ResearchLynne SegalHomophobia in sport: time for new theoretical thinking on the 'last taboo'? (2013)
  Heike Bauer 
Bulent SomayPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshL’Orient N’Existe Pas: The Oriental Transvestite in Transition (2013)
  Lynne Segal 
Carly GuestPsychosocial Studies ResearchLynne SegalYoung women's narratives and memories of becoming feminist : a multi-method study (2014)
  Sasha Roseneil 
Ceren DoganPsychosocial Studies ResearchDerek HookThe 'subject-effects' of gyms: studying the interactional, sociospatial and performative order of the fitness site (2015)
  Sasha Roseneil 
Chenyang WangPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshSubjectivity in-between Times An Exploration of the Notion of Time in Jacques Lacan’s Work (2018)
  Maria Aristodemou 
Christopher MilnesPsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsA History of Euphoria: The Perception and Misperception of Health and Well-Being (2014)
  Matthew Cook 
Dominic ReillyPsychosocial Studies ResearchGail LewisGay men, Grindr, and the racialisation of 'desire as sexuality': a psychosocial investigation (2020)
  Bruna Seu 
Elizabeth HughesPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshPsychosocial Implications of Adopted Women’s Experiences of Finding Their Biological Fathers in Adulthood (2014)
  Bruna Seu 
Felipe KuzuharaPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshSeeking the Controversies: Controversy, Pluralism and Knowledge in Psychoanalysis (2018)
  Lisa Baraitser 
Filiz CelikPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshIntergenerational effects of the Dersim massacre: 1937-38 (2015)
    
Iulia MinulescuPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshThe Monster Within: between the onset and resolution of the oedipal crisis (2019)
  Amber Jacobs 
Javier TailleferPsychosocial Studies ResearchMargarita Palacios BahamondeJust-Is: Contingency, Desire and Temporality: An Inquiry on the Relation between Law and Justice (2017)
  Stephen Frosh 
Jonas GreenPsychosocial Studies ResearchLisa BaraitserLosing Oneself: The Enigmatic Other and the Will to Know in Francois Ozon's Cinema (2020)
  Amber Jacobs 
Josh CunliffePsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsDream Construction, Deconstruction: what a re-reading of Freud on dreams can tell us about the structure of the unconscious and its relationship to deconstruction (2019)
  Lisa Baraitser 
Kelly Noel-SmithPsychosocial Studies ResearchLaurence SpurlingFreud on time: the ancient Greek influence (2014)
  Stephen Frosh 
Magda Agata SchmukallaPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshArtistic Ruptures and their 'Communist' Ghosts. On the post-communist condition as threshold experience in art from and in Eastern Europe (2017)
  Esther Leslie 
Mahnaz Sekechi Psychosocial Studies ResearchSasha RoseneilIranians in London: a psychosocial study of their experiences of migration and exile (2016)
    
Maria BrockPsychosocial Studies ResearchLynne SegalMoments of Russianness: locating national identification in discourse (2015)
  Derek Hook 
Marita VyrgiotiPsychosocial Studies ResearchStephen FroshThe Cannibal Trope: A Psychosocial Critique of Psychoanalysis Colonial Fantasies (2019)
  Lynne Segal 
Michael MallaghanPsychosocial Studies ResearchBruna SeuA discursive analysis of constructions of Chinese gay positions: compartmentalised subjectivities and the inside 'out' closet (2015)
  Stephen Frosh 
Mike StackPsychosocial Studies ResearchAmber JacobsQueer Who: Doctor Who fandom, gay male subculture, and transitional space (2020)
  Matthew Cook 
Pauline MuirPsychosocial Studies ResearchWilliam AckahThe meanings and uses of Gospel Music in a black-majority Pentecostal congregation in London (2018)
  Abel Ugba 
Robert KulpaPsychosocial Studies ResearchLynne SegalNation Queer? Discourses Of Nationhood And Homosexuality In Times Of Transformation: Case Studies From Poland (2013)
  Sasha Roseneil 
Sharon ShoesmithPsychosocial Studies ResearchSasha RoseneilA psychosocial analysis of the responses to the familial homicide of 'Baby P' (2015)
  Bruna Seu 
Verity CurriePsychosocial Studies ResearchLaurence SpurlingThe Dead Mother Complex and Addiction (2015)
  Stephen Frosh 
Erol SaglamSociology ResearchSilvia PosoccoConstitutive Ambiguities: Subjectivities in the Case of Romeika-speaking Communities in Trabzon, Turkey (2017)
  Stephen Frosh 
William PotterSociology ResearchSasha RoseneilHavens in a heteronormative world?: gay men's experiences of retreats (2014)
  Gordon Lynch 
Anna ShadrinaSociology Research in SSPASasha RoseneilBabushkas: Former Soviet Women Pensioners Ageing in Russia and the UK (2020)
  Brendan McGeever 
  Lynne Segal