Members of the Network

Gaëlle Aeby is a research fellow at the Morgan Centre for Research into Everyday Lives, University of Manchester. Show full bio

Nadje Al-Ali is Professor of Gender Studies in the Centre for Gender Studies, at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London. Show full bio

Adriana García Andrade is Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology at Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Unidad Azcapotzalco in Mexico City. Show full bio

Eirini Arvanitaki is Associate Tutor in English Language at Edge Hill University. Show full bio

Meg Barker is Senior Lecturer in Psychology in the Department of Psychology in Social Sciences at the Open University, Milton Keynes. Show full bio

Claire Bidart is a Sociologist, Research Director at CNRS, at the Institute of Labour Economics & Industrial Sociology (LEST - UMR 7317), Aix Marseille Univ, CNRS, in Aix en Provence, France. Show full bio

Amy Burge is a teaching fellow in the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures at the University of Edinburgh and book review editor for the Journal of Popular Romance Studies. Show full bio

Natàlia Cantó-Milà is an associate professor at the Open University of Catalonia (UOC) in Barcelona. Show full bio

Jennifer Cooke is Senior Lecturer in English at Loughborough University. Show full bio

Meike Dackweiler is a doctoral candidate in Contemporary German Literary Studies and a member of the Graduate School 'Ageing: Cultural Concepts and Practical Realisation' of the Heinrich-Heine University (Düsseldorf, Germany). Show full bio

Robin Dunbar is Professor of Evolutionary Psychology at the University of Oxford, a Fellow of the British Academy, and co-Director of the British Academy's Centenary Research Project. Show full bio

Michelle Elmitt is a PhD candidate at the University of Canberra. Show full bio

Jennifer Evans is Associate Professor of History and Graduate Chair at Carleton University in Ottawa Canada. Show full bio

Ann Ferguson is Professor Emerita of Philosophy and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Show full bio

Elena Fronk is a PhD Candidate at the Graduate School for Arts and Social Sciences and the Centre for Gender and Diversity at Maastricht University. Show full bio

Jacqui Gabb is a Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at The Open University. Show full bio

María-Isabel González-Cruz is Associate Professor at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, where she teaches Pragmatics. Show full bio

Michael Gratzke is Professor of German and Comparative Literature at Hull University, UK. Show full bio

Renata Grossi a lecturer in law at the University of Technology in Sidney, Australia. Show full bio

Lena Gunnarsson is a researcher in Gender Studies at Örebro University, Sweden. Show full bio

Chris Harris is Professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Hull. Show full bio

Joachim Harst is a research assistant and teaching fellow in Comparative Literature at Bonn University. Show full bio

Christopher Hartney is a lecturer in the Department of Studies in Religion at the University of Sydney. Show full bio

Jenny van Hooff is Senior Lecturer in Sociology at Manchester Metropolitan University. Show full bio

Eva Illouz is Full Professor of Sociology at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Show full bio

Saara Jäntti is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Languages at the University of Jyväskylä. Show full bio

Olu Jenzen is Senior Lecturer in the School of Arts and Media at the University of Brighton. Show full bio

Emily Jeremiah is a Senior Lecturer in German at Royal Holloway, University of London. Show full bio

Timothy Jones is lecturer in History and co-director of the Centre for Gender Studies in Wales at the University of Glamorgan, and ARC DECRA fellow at La Trobe University, Melbourne. Show full bio

Bronach Kane is Lecturer in Medieval History in the School of History, Archaeology and Religion at Cardiff University. Show full bio

Mine Özyurt Kiliç is an Associate Professor of English Literature at ASBÜ, Social Sciences University of Ankara, Turkey. Show full bio

Leena Kurvet-Käosaar is Associate Professor of Literary Theory at the Institute of Cultural Research and the Arts at the University of Tartu and Senior Researcher at the Archives of Cultural History, Estonian Literary Museum. Show full bio

Estella C. Kuchta is an independent researcher of cultural love trends in contemporary U.S. and Canada. Show full bio

Claire Langhamer is Senior Lecturer in History in the Department of History at the University of Sussex. Show full bio

Haiyan Lee is associate professor of Chinese and comparative literature at Stanford University. Show full bio

Kaarina Määttä is the Professor of Educational Psychology and Vice-rector of the University of Lapland, Finland. Show full bio

Jane Malcolm is the Policy Manager in Scotland for the National Day Nurseries Association and is currently undertaking a PhD Research Study at the University of Edinburgh called "Love, Passion and Professionalism: The Early Learning and Childcare Professional". Show full bio

Ania Malinowska is Lecturer in Literary and Cultural Studies at the Institute of English Cultures and Literatures, University of Silesia in Poland. Show full bio

Christian Maurer is SNSF research professor in philosophy at the University of Lausanne (Switzerland). Show full bio

Simon May is Visiting Professor of Philosophy at King's College, London. Show full bio

Rimple Mehta is an Assistant Professor at the School of Women’s Studies, Jadavpur University, Kolkata and is also pursuing a PhD there. Show full bio

Robert J. Miles is Lecturer in Hispanic Studies at the University of Hull, UK. Show full bio

Tony Milligan is Lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Hertfordshire. Show full bio

Adi Moreno is a PhD student in the Sociology department at the University of Manchester, UK. Show full bio

Katherine Natanel is a Senior Teaching Fellow at the Centre for Gender Studies at SOAS, University of London. Show full bio

Daniel Nehring is a Visiting Professor in the Department of Global Studies at Pusan National University in South Korea. Show full bio

Joshua Neoh is a Lecturer in Law at the Australian National University. Show full bio

Jane O'Grady teaches at the London School of Philosophy (she was one of its seven founders), is a Visiting Lecturer in the Social Sciences Department at City University, and writes philosophers' obituaries for the Guardian. Show full bio

Jools Page is a Lecturer in Early Childhood Education (ECE) at the University of Sheffield where she directs postgraduate courses in ECE in the UK and overseas in Malta. Show full bio

Camilla Skovbjerg Paldam is Associate Professor of Art History, Aarhus University, Denmark. Show full bio

Lynne Pearce is Chair of Literary Theory and Women's Writing in the Department of English & Creative Writing at Lancaster University, UK. Show full bio

Véronique Pin-Fat is Senior Lecturer in international politics at the University of Manchester and the director of the Manchester Love Research Network. Show full bio

Mercedes Pöll is a PhD candidate based in the Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies at the University of Leeds. Show full bio

Martin Purcell is a Senior Lecturer / Course Leader (Youth & Community Work) in the School of Education at the University of Huddersfield, and a member of HudCRES (the Centre for Research in Education & Society). Show full bio

Susan Quilliam writes, trains, consults, coaches and broadcasts on the themes of love and sexuality. She is passionate about helping people have the best relationships they can possibly have. Show full bio

Kaveri Qureshi is a Research Fellow in Social Anthropology at the University of Oxford. Show full bio

Annie Ring is a Research Fellow and Acting Director of Studies in Modern and Medieval Languages (German) at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. Show full bio

Deborah Rodriguez is a doctoral student, as well as a part time Lecturer and Research Assistant in the Psychology Department at Middlesex University. Show full bio

Tania Rodriguez Salazar is Professor in the Department of Social Communication, at Universidad de Guadalajara, in México. Show full bio

Philip Roscoe is Reader in Management at the School of Management, University of St Andrews. Show full bio

Yvonne Salt is a PhD candidate in the Department of Geography at the University of Sussex. Show full bio

Tuija Saresma is docent of auto/biographical research at the Research Centre for Contemporary Culture, Department of Arts and Culture Research, University of Jyväskylä, Finland. Show full bio

Linnell Secomb is Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Greenwich, UK. Show full bio

Swen Seebach is a researcher at the Open University of Catalonia (UOC) working on the governmentally funded project Forms of Commitment in Love Relationships and the Expression(s) of Emotions in Times of Electronic Communication. Show full bio

Eric Selinger is Professor of English at DePaul University, in Chicago, IL, and Executive Editor of the Journal of Popular Romance Studies Show full bio

Dr Reenee Singh is a Consultant Systemic Psychotherapist/Research Specialist at the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust. Show full bio

Johanna Spiers is a Research Associate in the School of Social and Community Medicine at Bristol University. Show full bio

Agata Stasinska is a Ph.D. candidate at the Institute of Applied Social Sciences, Warsaw University. Show full bio

John Storey is Professor of Cultural Studies and Director of the Centre for Research in Media and Cultural Studies at University of Sunderland, UK. Show full bio

Katherine Twamley is a John Adams Research Fellow at the Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London. Show full bio

Satu Uusiautti (PhD in education) works as a researcher at the University of Lapland, Finland, and is an adjunct professor of educational psychology at the University Helsinki, Finland. Show full bio

Sandra Vlasta s a researcher in the project "Literature on the Move" at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna. Show full bio

Susanne Vosmer is a clinical tutor for the Clinical Psychology Doctorate (ClinPsyD) programme at the University of Hull. Show full bio

Catherine Vulliamy is a PhD student in Gender Studies at the University of Hull. Show full bio

Justyna Wierzchowska is Assistant Professor in American Studies at the Institute of English Studies, University of Warsawy, Poland. Show full bio

Eleanor Wilkinson is a British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Geography at the University of Leeds. Show full bio

Beverley Winn is a Doctoral Candidate in the School of Psychology at Cardiff University, Wales, United Kingdom. Show full bio

Matt York is a PhD student in the Department of Government and Politics, University College Cork, Ireland. Show full bio