Dr Stephen De Wijze

Senior Lecturer

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I read for my undergraduate degrees in South Africa, my MA in the USA and my PhD in the UK. Before taking up my post at the University of Manchester I taught at Rhodes University in South Africa and the University of Sheffield.

For more information see Stephen's personal webpage.

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PhD Supervision:

I currently supervise 3 PhD student.

  • Anh Anhya
  • Karolina Jedrzejczak
  • Riki Yamochi

Recently completed PhDs under my supervision

  • Stephen Hood 
  • Garvan Walshe
  • Chris Mills
  • Stephen Cooke 
  • Rebecca Reilly-Cooper 
  • Tom Goodwin
  • Charlie Robinson 
  • Mihaela Georgieva 
  • Andrew Shorten - Winner of the Political Studies Association Sir Ernest Barker Prize for Best Political Theory Thesis 2005

Current teaching:


  • Ideals of Social Justice (POLI20881)
  • Arguing about Politics (POLI 20602)
  • Challenges for Democractic Politics (POLI 20961)
  • Political Morality (POLI30271)


  • Ethics of Killing (POLI60221)
  • Democracy: Theory and Practice (POLI70872) (Taught with Louise Thompson)

Additional information:

For further details visit Stephen's personal webpage.

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