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Research Interests

Comparative public policy

Public administration

Multilevel governance





I joined Aston University in September 2021 after having held senior academic appointments elsewhere in the UK as well as in Asia and Australia. 

Research Projects/Collaborations

British Academy/Leverhulme Trust Small Grants Scheme (2023-24)

Islam and the UK state: policy discourse, institutional change and multilevel governance. £10k (Sole Investigator)

Professional/editorial offices

Editorial Board Member, Asia Pacific Journal of Public Administration

Editorial Board Member, Australian Journal of Public Administration

Education/Academic qualification

BA, Philosophy, politics, economics, Oxford University

PhD, Political economy of EU agricultural policy, University of Nottingham

External positions

Visiting Professor, Universiti Brunei Darussalam

1 Feb 2019 → …

Honorary Professor, Australian National University

1 Jan 2018 → …


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