Daniela joined the Department in September 2016 as a Lecturer in Sociology, Criminology and Social Policy. She previously was a Faculty Research Fellow at the University of Sheffield. Before that she was based in the Department of European and International Studies at King’s College London. She completed her ESRC funded PhD at the University of Birmingham on a critical engagement with mainstream IR’s engagement with Civil Society Organisations, particular focusing on the International Campaign to Ban Landmines. Afterwards she joined the University of East London as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow. She holds Master Degrees in Public Administration, Political Science and Political Science Research Methods.
Daniela has a broad range of research interest - increasingly focusing on Gender, Questions of Social Reproduction and Care, Poverty, Debt, UK Social Policy, Critical Theory and International Political Economy.