PhD students

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We have an international cohort of students researching a wide and diverse range of topics. From cultural taste in Ireland, musical theatre in China and NGOs in Jamaica, to urban mobilities, acting careers and the role of recording in cultural diplomacy, among other subjects and geographical locations.

Read below and find out more about the research carried out by MPhil/PhD students and recent graduates in ICCE

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Daniela Astudillo Ramírez

PhD student

Digital Cultural Relations: knowledge sharing, relationships and trust in Virtual Communities of Practice.

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Dr Edward Dixon

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Charities from Below: The cases of emergence, evolution and resourcing strategies of Philanthropic Action in the Creative and Cultural Industry in Jamaica.

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Dr Evgeniya Kondrashina

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Sounds from beyond the Curtain: Music Recordings and Cold War Relations

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Ka-Hin Tsang

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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Experiencing Public Transport in Metropolitan Cities

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Dr Kerry McCall Magan

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The Social Life of Cultural Taste in Ireland

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Dr Mahsa Alami Fariman

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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The Porous City: A Societal Approach into the Design of the Open City.

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Dr Steven Sparling

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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Sustainability and Acting Careers

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Dr Juliana Lopes

Visiting Research Fellow

Juliana is a visiting research fellow working with ICCE's Senior Lecture Dr Cecília Dinardi.

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Dr Xiao Lu

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The Musical Theatre Encounter: The Chinese Consumption of a Western Form of Entertainment

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Debora Alleyne De Gazon

MPhil/PhD Student, ICCE
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Shades of Carnival: The impact of education in support of culture led regeneration of Caribbean style carnival.

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Dr Musa Igrek

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Book as a form of cultural diplomacy

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Karen Megranahan

MPhil/PhD student
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Arts in Health as a treatment for Substance Misuse

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Gemma Grau Pérez

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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Knowledge Transfer in Creative Hubs: A Catalyst for Cultural Ventures

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Piyawat Thamkulangkool

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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Connecting arts organizations and audiences in Thailand: Creating a practical audience centred framework in the Thai context

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Dr João Leiva Filho

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Access and exclusion to cultural activities in Brazil

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Dr Dalal Leiva Egnem

MPhil/Phd ICCE

The value of the creative process in the field of cultural management: archiving the development journey of cultural initiatives in Chile.

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Annabel Jackson

PhD by Publication, ICCE and Graduate School

PhD by Publication

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Victoria Tate

MPhil / PhD student, ICCE
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Corporate patronage and philanthropy in UK art museums

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Mengci Ren

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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The Application of Integrated Data Analytics in Risk Management of the Film Business: Cases Studies of China’s Internet-Based Film Business Models.

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HyeonSeo Yang

MPhil/PhD student, ICCE
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Good and Bad Work in User-generated Video Sharing Platform Service

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Ning Chen

PhD student
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Unveiling the Nexus of Consumer Passion: An Investigation into Integrated Value of Craft-Based Products and Purchase Behaviour among Chinese Consumer

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Hengda Fu

PhD student
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From Heritage Crafts to the Luxury Market: Institutionalising Intellectual Property in the Commercialisation of Traditional Chinese Crafts