Geors Richards

Area and Development Studies

PhD Researcher in Area and Development Studies (ESRC 1+3)
School of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath

Start date: September 2019

Research topic: The role of community volunteering in promoting accountability in the development and humanitarian sector

My MRes year will include ethnographic research in Frome looking community volunteering for well being models.  My PhD will continue to look at community level volunteering; community well-being; measuring change; connecting communities; accountability to communities; INGO legitimacy; co-production and participation

Research supervisors: James Copestake, Oliver Walton