Our researchers

Immerse yourself in the journeys of our current students. Examples of the research expertise of our academics are shown below, and you can read more about the wide range of research expertise and leadership across all academic disciplines on our research subject area pages.

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Preethi Manjunath

Preethi Manjunath

Preethi’s PhD aims at understanding the emergence of (un)ethical leadership in the financial services industry.

Read more in her full profile.

Olivier Noël Yambo

Olivier Noël Yambo

Olivier is a PhD candidate and research assistant at Nottingham Law School, and holds a Master of Laws in Environmental Law from the University of Nottingham and a Bachelor of Laws (hons.) in European Legal Studies from the University of Huddersfield. His PhD thesis focuses on the legal meaning of the terms conservation and sustainable use when applied in the context of marine biodiversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction.

Read more in his full profile.

Rosie Kitson-Boyce

Rosie Kitson-Boyce

Rosie’s PhD was to explore the Core Member and Volunteer experience of a new prison-based model of Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA). CoSA is an initiative designed to support the reintegration of individuals previously convicted of sexual offences.

Read more in her full profile.

Yuri Siregar

Yuri Siregar

Yuri’s research interests centre on the evaluation of people’s interaction with digital and physical fashion experiences.

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Luke Siena

Luke Siena

Luke was awarded a Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for my PhD research project in collaboration with Nottingham
University Hospitals Trust: The Application of Smart Materials in the Development of Medical Devices for
Emergency Airway Access.

Read more in his full profile.

Amy Williams

Amy Williams

Amy's thesis seeks to present the first comprehensive examination of the different national and international memories of the Kindertransport.

Read more in her full profile.

Guaduneth Chico

Guaduneth Chico

Guaduneth Chico is an PhD student in the School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences working in the applications of new techniques to study peatlands in North Spain.

Read more in his full profile.


  • Ian Clark

    Ian Clark, Professor

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    Ian is a Professor in the HRM division within the Business School. He works with colleagues in the HRM division and those based across the Business School to further raise the scale and scope of the scholarly, research, impact and engagement trajectories of the School.

  • Gang Pan

    Gang Pan, Professor

    Direct line: +44 (0)115 848 5340


    Dr Gang Pan is a full Professor and Ex-Associate Dean of Research for the School of Animal, Rural and Environmental Sciences. He is now the Director of the Centre of Integrated Water-Energy-Food (iWEF) studies at NTU. Prof. Pan is an environmental chemist and aquatic ecologist, and a material chemist with expert knowledge on eutrophication and harmful algal blooms control, lake restoration, aquatic ecology, soil remediation, water treatment and nanotechnology. His current research focuses on algal biotechnology and nanobubble technology. He has published more than 250 peer-reviewed papers with H Index of 43 (Google Scholar). He has been granted more than 30 research projects with total funding of £70 million. His team’s modified local soil technology for the removal of harmful algal blooms and the restoration of lakes has been successfully commercialised in China. It has also been tested in New Zealand, and is regarded as the priority technical measure in national freshwater programmes.

  • Paul Evans

    Paul Evans, Royal Soc. Wolfson Fellow and Distinguished Prof

    Direct line: +44 (0)115 848 8342


    Paul Evans is a Royal Society Wolfson Fellow & Distinguished Professor of Applied Imaging Science and Head of the Imaging Science Group. He is the Prime and Principal Investigator for a $5 million programme of research to develop 3D material specific X-ray scanners.

  • Sharon Monteith

    Sharon Monteith, Professor

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    Sharon Monteith is Professor of American Literature and Cultural History at Nottingham Trent University and is the recipient of a Leverhulme Major Research Fellowship writing The Civil Rights Movement: A Literary History, an archival and interdisciplinary study that will extend civil rights historiography to include the recovery of neglected activists, activist-writers and texts.

  • Mohamed Gamal Abdelmonem

    Mohamed Abdelmonem, Professor

    Direct line: +44 (0)115 848 4690


    Professor Mohamed Gamal Abdelmonem is a Professor and Chair of Architecture at the School of Architecture, Design and Built Environment at Nottingham Trent University. Professor Abdelmonem is a prominent critic and scholar in architectural humanities, history and theory of architecture and smart preservation of urban heritage.

  • Emma Cocker

    Emma Cocker, Associate Professor

    Direct line: +44 (0)115 848 8654


    Emma Cocker is a writer-artist and Associate Professor in Fine Art. Operating under the working title Not Yet There, Emma’s research focuses on the process of artistic endeavour, alongside models of (art) practice and subjectivity that resist the pressure of a single, stable position by remaining wilfully unresolved.

  • Helen Boulton

    Helen Boulton, Associate Professor

    Direct line: +44 (0)115 848 8932


    Dr Helen Boulton is an Associate Professor in the Nottingham Institute of Education, a National Teaching Fellow, Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, Senior Teaching Fellow at Nottingham Trent University and Course Leader for the Doctorate in Education.

  • David Ong

    David Ong, Professor of International and Environmental Law

    Direct line: +44 (0)115 848 2117


    David's main role at NLS is to be a leader in research and teaching in the fields of Public International Law and Environmental Law, focussing on the new LLM degree scheme in Oil, Gas and Mining Law, as well as PhD supervision in all these fields.

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