Dr Peter Hayes
|Job Title||Senior Lecturer|
|Faculty||Faculty of Education and Society|
|Research Group||Culture and Regional Studies|
|Contact Details||Telephone: 0191 5152243
|Website||Culture and Regional Studies|
Peter has studied Politics in Britain and Political Science in the USA. He joined the staff at the University of Sunderland in 1993.
Political Theory; Ideology; Adoption Policy; History and Philosophy of Science and Medicine.
Active in media discussions of adoption policy, and of science and politics.
Recent Projects/Current Work
ESRC, Grant Ref: RES-000-22-1840 : ‘Intercountry adoption: a comparative analysis of its effect on domestic adoption’, 2006-9.
Japan Foundation Endowment Committee, Grant No. 160, 'The adoption of mixed-background children in Japan', 2001.
Teaching and Supervision
Dr Mary Abigaba Poche 'The Democratization of Post Independence Uganda under a No-Party System 1986-2006: Challenges and Lessons’, 2011
Dr Ferhana Hashem ‘Bengali identity and the politics of partition’, 2004.
Dr Robert McGee ‘A liberal theory of secession’, 2003.