Professor Georgina Waylen

Professor Georgina Waylen

Visiting Professor at The Department of Gender Studies

Department of Gender Studies

About me

Georgina Waylen is Professor of Politics at the University of Manchester.  She has written and researched extensively on various aspects of gender and politics and political economy.  Her books include Engendering Transitions: Women's Mobilization, Institutions and Gender Outcomes (OUP 2007) and she was lead editor of the Oxford Handbook of Gender and Politics (OUP 2014).  Between 2012-17 she held a European Research Council Advanced Grant on Understanding Institutional Change from Gender Perspective and she is a Co-Director of the Feminism and Institutionalism International Network (FIIN).  While at the LSE she is researching gender and global economic governance since 2008.

Expertise Details

gender; politics; political economy