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Faculty of Law and Social Sciences

Key Staff

Dean

Professor Chris Bramall BA, MA, PhD (Cantab)

Associate Dean (Learning & Teaching)

Dr Emilia Onyema  LLB (Nigeria) LLM, PhD (London)

Associate Dean (Research)

Dr Stephen Hopgood BSc (Bristol) DPhil (Oxon)

Faculty Administrator

Carolyn Heath BA (Leeds), MA(Sussex) (job share)
Cate Knowles (job share)

Faculty Management Team

Chris Bramall
Dean
Chris Bramall

Economic growth, income inequality, famine and agricultural development in modern China, the political economy of Maoism, The development of the contemporary Chinese empire

  • Tel: +44(0) 207 898 4616
  • Email: cb81@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 228
  • Office Hours: By Appointment Only
Emilia Onyema
Faculty Pro Dean for Learning and Teaching
Emilia Onyema

International arbitration (commercial and investment); OHADA law; Commercial contracts; International sale of goods; International carriage of goods; Nigerian customary laws.

  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4717
  • Email: eo3@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 242
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 11:30- 13:30

Stephen Hopgood
Associate Dean (Research)
Stephen Hopgood International politics of human rights; humanitarianism and international justice; and theories of the state
  • Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4738
  • Email: sh18@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 209
  • Office Hours: Tuesdays 1pm - 3pm
Ulrich Volz
Faculty Senior Tutor
Ulrich Volz

International Finance, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Financial Market Development and Stability, Development and Transition Economics, Global Economic Governance, East Asian Financial Markets

  • Tel: +44(0) 207 898 4721
  • Email: uv1@soas.ac.uk
  • Room: 285
  • Office Hours: By appointment

Carolyn Heath
Faculty Administrator, LSS (Job share)
Carolyn Heath
Cate Knowles
Faculty Administrator, LSS (Job share)
Cate Knowles

Faculty Team

Catherine Farinhas-Gray
Faculty Support Coordinator
Catherine Farinhas-Gray
Jack Footitt
Faculty Officer - Communications, Student Experience & QA
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Ian Munro
Faculty Officer - Systems
Ian Munro
Tasnia Begum
Assistant Faculty Officer
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Andy Chavez Ocana
Assistant Faculty Officer
Andres Chavez Ocana Front Desk office hours - Mon 1:30pm - 5pm, Tues 8am - 4pm, Wed 9am - 5pm
Economics office hours - Wed 1.30am - 5pm, Thurs 8am - 4pm, Fri 9am - 5pm
Hélèna Theseira
Faculty Officer HR Finance
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