Hannah Wright appointed as Lecturer in Global Politics

The Politics Department is delighted to welcome Dr Hannah Wright as Lecturer in Global Politics.

Dr Hannah Wright joins the Politics Department from Queen Mary University of London, where she holds an ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowship. Prior to that, she was Research Officer at the LSE Centre for Women, Peace, and Security.

Hannah’s research addresses the relationships among gender, race, class, militarism, and coloniality, focusing on how masculinity and femininity shape security institutions and practices. She employs ethnographic method to study security policymaking.

She has published in journals such as International Feminist Journal of Politics and Political Science and Politics.

She has also published a number of policy reports on issues relating to gender, peace and security.

Wright will be joining the Politics department in September.