Effective States and Inclusive Development

ESID team

Kat Bethell

Research Administrative Assistant
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Kat assists with general administration, including events and travel arrangements at ESID.

Julia Brunt

Programme and Uptake Manager

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Julia manages the ESID programme and its uptake activities.

Clare Degenhardt

Editorial Administrator
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Clare is Editorial Administrator at ESID; she works on ESID’s publications, as well as helping to keep the website up to date.

Prof Sam Hickey

Research Director

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Sam Hickey is Professor of Politics and Development at the University of Manchester, and Joint Director of Research at ESID with Kunal Sen.


Prof David Hulme

CEO
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David Hulme is CEO at ESID. He is also Professor of Development Studies, and Executive Director of the Global Development Institute, the University of Manchester.

Prof Diana Mitlin

Researcher
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Diana Mitlin is Professor of Global Urbanism and Director of the Global Urban Research Centre. Diana is Managing Director at the Global Development Institute, and coordinates ESID's capacity-strengthening activities.

Julie Rafferty

Finance Administrator
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Julie provides financial assistance to the Programme Manager, in line with the University of Manchester’s financial regulations and procedures.

Denise Redston

Senior Personal Assistant
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Denise is Senior Personal Assistant to ESID’s CEO, Professor David Hulme.


Prof Kunal Sen

Research Director

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Kunal Sen is Professor of Development Economics and Policy at the University of Manchester, and Joint Director of Research at ESID with Sam Hickey.

Anna Webster

Communications & Uptake Officer

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Anna promotes the uptake of ESID research through communications - including website content, media outreach, and events.

Dr Pablo Yanguas

Research Associate

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Pablo Yanguas is Research Associate at ESID. He is working with CEO David Hulme to drive research under ESID’s programme on the transnational politics of development.