Dr Signy Gutnick-Allen

Dr Signy Gutnick-Allen

LSE Fellow in Political Theory

Department of Government

Room No
CBG 3.11
Office Hours
Mondays 13:30 - 15:30
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Key Expertise
Theories of State, Social Contract, Crime and Punishment

About me

Dr. Gutnick Allen works on early modern British and European political thought. She holds degrees from the University of Oxford and Queen Mary University of London. Prior to coming to the LSE, she taught in the Department of Politics at the University of York.

Research interests

  • Early modern theories of the state and social contract
  • Theories of Crime and Punishment
  • Early modern debates over citizenship
  • The Political Theory of Thomas Hobbes

Teaching responsibilities

  • GV302: Key Themes in the History of Politial Thought
  • GV4F5: Advanced Study of Key Political Thinkers