Philippa Mullins

Philippa Mullins

PhD candidate

Department of Social Policy

English, French, Italian, Russian
Key Expertise
(Russian) civil society, Disability, Human rights, Children's rights

About me

Research topic:

State, Civil Society, and the Realisation of Disabled People's Rights in Russia

Philippa holds an MSc with Distinction in Social Policy (Research) from the LSE and a BA in Modern Languages (French and Russian) from the University of Oxford. She has previously worked as a researcher at the EU Fundamental Rights Agency, Policy Lab at the UK Cabinet Office, and various NGOs based primarily in Russia and the UK. Her PhD looks at civil society activity around disability in present-day Russia.

Research interests:
Civil society, disability, human rights, post-Soviet space, (corpus-based) critical discourse analysis, qualitative research methods

Supervisors: Dr Armine Ishkanian, Prof David Lewis

Expertise Details

(Russian) civil society; Disability; Human rights; Children's rights