Research Development Officer for Social Sciences
Office: First Floor, Research, Business & Innovation, Visualisation Centre, Penglais Campus
Phone: +44 (0)1970 628753
Katja is responsible for supporting academic staff in the Social Sciences with the development of research grant proposals. This includes interpreting funder guidance and criteria, advising on the writing and structuring of grant proposals, ensuring applications are appropriately costed, and supporting researchers through the submission process. Katja also monitors sources of funding for Social Science research, and promotes funding opportunities to researchers.
Katja completed her PhD in the Department of International Politics at Aberystwyth University in 2015, where she also worked as a seminar teacher throughout her studies. Her research centres on international investment law and arbitration, as well as on critical theories of international politics and global capitalism. She holds a master’s degree from Aberystwyth University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Exeter.