Charlene McKibben - student profile

Charlene McKibben - photoCHARLENE McKIBBEN

Email: cmckibben05@qub.ac.uk

Qualifications:

M.A. Politics, Queen’s University, Belfast (2016)

B.A. History and Politics, Northumbria University (2014)

Academic Profile:

I am currently a first year PhD student in politics. My research interests include political thought, populism, democratic theory, deliberative democracy and radical democracy.

My current research will examine the role of populist action in different models of democracy. This thesis will question if populism is a central component of democracy and what a ‘true democrat’ is.

Supervisors:

Dr. Keith Breen

Dr. Cillian McBride

Awards:

Department for the Economy (DfE) Postgraduate Research Studentship

PURE Page