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23 November 2020

Praise for academic team as promotions are confirmed

The head of the School of Politics and Economics has paid tribute to the hard work of academic staff after news of several successful promotions was confirmed.

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Professor Peter John declared himself “proud” after eight staff were successful in this year’s round of promotions.

They are:

  • Dr Soohyun Lee - promoted to senior lecturer.
  • Dr Adam Chalmers, Dr Anna Gwiazda, Dr Christel Koop, Dr Carmen Pavel, and Dr Santiago Sanchez-Pages – all promoted to reader.
  • Johnna Montgomerie and Sam Greene - promoted to professor.

Professor John said: “These promotions reflect a huge amount of hard work in scholarship, teaching, and service. We are very proud of them and so glad that King’s has recognised these achievements.”

In this story

Dr. Santiago Sanchez-Pages

Reader in Economics

Prof Christel Koop

Professor of Political Economy


Senior Lecturer in Korean and East Asian Political Economy


Professor of Russian Politics

Dr Anna Gwiazda

Reader in Comparative Politics

Carmen Pavel

Reader in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics