Dr Ariell Ahearn-Ligham

We are delighted to announce that Ariell Ahearn-Ligham has been awarded a prestigious ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowship.

This is a new scheme this year and is part of the Global Challenges Research Fund. It was highly competitive and only 25 were awarded nationwide. Ariell completed her DPhil at the School of Geography and the Environment in January this year. Her year-long Fellowship is titled "Managing Development and Infrastructure: Understanding State Engagements with Rural Communities in Mongolia".