Our research collective involves the scholars below who have all been major players in the field of social reproduction both in the LSE and beyond.
Professor Mary Evans
LSE Centennial Professor at the Department of Gender Studies
Research Officer in the International Inequalities Institute
Professor Deborah James
Department of Anthropology
Professor Naila Kabeer
Professor of Gender and Development, Department of Gender Studies
Dr Insa Koch
Associate Professor of Law and Anthropology, Department of Law
Professor Nicola Lacey
School Professor of Law, Gender and Social Policy, Department of Law
Dr Erica Lagalisse
Visiting Fellow, International Inequalities Institute
Professor Diane Perrons
Professor Emerita in Feminist Political Economy, Department of Gender Studies
Dr Ania Plomien
Assistant Professor in Gender and Social Science, Department for Gender Studies
Dr Huda Tayob
Huda is currently working as a post-doctoral fellow on Susanne Hall’s migration research.
Dr Susanne Wessendorf
Assistant Professorial Research Fellow, International Inequalities Institute
Key research scholars outside of the LSE
Professor Bridget Anderson
Director of Migration Mobilities Bristol and Professor of Migration, Mobilities and Citizenship Professor at of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
University of Bristol
Dr Camille Barbagallo
Post Doctoral Research Fellowship, Leeds University Business School, University of Leeds
Professor Agnes Bolsø
Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Professor Andreas Chatzidakis
Professor in Marketing, School of Business and Management, Royal Holloway, University of London
Dr Sara Farris
Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London
Dr Ana Gutierrez
Ana works on Latin American women migrants who take up domestic and sex work in London. She is currently based in Aberdeen.
Dr Jamie Hakim
School Of Art, Media and American Studies, Film, Television and Media Studies Department, University of East Anglia
PhD Candidate, Christ's College, Gates Cambridge Scholar, University of Cambridge
Professor Prabha Kotiswaran
Professor of Law and Social Justice, Dickson Poon School of Law, The Dickson Poon Transnational Law Institute, King’s College London
Dr Jo Littler
Reader in Culture and Creative Industries, Department of Sociology, City, University of London
Dr Catherine Rottenberg
Associate Professor in American and Canadian Studies, Faculty of Arts, Department of American and Canadian Studies, University of Nottingham
Professor Lynne Segal
Department of Psychosocial Studies, Birkbeck, University of London
Professor Imogen Tyler FAcSS, Head of Department, Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Lancaster University
Dr Simon Yuill
Independent researcher and software engineer, who has begun a scoping project on digital care economies and Visiting Researcher with the Digital Culture Unit, Goldsmiths, University of London
Professor Rhacel Parrenas is a pioneer in global care chain theory, Rhacel is Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies, University of Southern California, USA.
Professor Brenda Yeo Brenda is Raffles Professor of Social Sciences at the Department of Geography, National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore. She is a lead expert and pioneer for South-East Asia, on transnationalism, care-work and postcolonial geographies.
Dr. Lorena Poblete combines research, with activism and policy, looking into Argentinian domestic workers and the laws governing their lives. She is based at IDEAS-UNSAM, AV. Roque Saenz Pena 832, Piso 6, Caba (C1035AAP), Argentina.
Professor Neetha has long-standing research experience on the Indian state’s regulation (more so non-regulation) of domestic workers. She is based at the Centre for Women’s Development Studies, 25 Bhai Vir Singh Marg, New Delhi, India.
Dr. Thomas Chambers is an anthropologist who looks at the intersections of paid and unpaid care work in the context of rural north India factory work. He is Senior Lecturer in Anthropology, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Oxford Brookes University, UK.
Dr. Nicola Mai is Professor of Sociology and Migration Studies at the Department of Criminology and Sociology, Kingston University, London. He works on sex-workers in Europe.
We are keen to hear from anyone who would like to be involved in the future. We are interested in reaching out to historians, policy makers, legal experts and activists. This is a forum for diverse analyses on social reproduction.