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.
Civil society, disability, human rights, post-Soviet space, (corpus-based) critical discourse analysis, qualitative research methods
Supervisors: Dr Armine Ishkanian, Prof David Lewis