Jamie Doucette


Accepting PhD Students

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Postgraduate Opportunities

I am happy to supervise PhD students who are interested in research in the following areas:

  • Geographical Political Economy of East Asia
  • The urban transformation of developmental states
  • Labour geographies
  • Democratization and the politics of space
  • Mutations of territory and sovereignty

Please feel free to contact me if you would like to discuss ideas for research.


University of Manchester, October 2012 - Present.

  •   Leverhulme Research Fellowship 2018-2019
  •   Korea Foundation Fellowship (Seoul National University) 2016
  •   Member: Center for Asian Urban Societies, Seoul National University 2018-present

In addition to my teaching and research at Manchester, I currently serve as the Co-Chair of the School Ethics Committee.

University of British Columbia. Researcher/Lecturer Department of Geography 2011-2012

Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo. Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Economics, 2010-2011

University of British Columbia, Human Geography PhD 2010

Sungkonghoe University, Seoul. Visiting Researcher, Democracy and Social Movements Institute, 2006-2007