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Dr Christopher Huggins

Course Leader and Associate Professor in Politics and Associate Dean for Learning, Teaching and Student Experience

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Dr Christopher Huggins

School of Social Sciences and Humanities

T: 01473 338034


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Dr Christopher Huggins is Associate Dean for Learning, Teaching and Student Experience and Associate Professor in Politics. Christopher contributes to a range of teaching across the social sciences and is course leader for the BA (Hons) Politics programme and associated routes. In addition to his teaching, Christopher has a strong research profile, focusing on subnational politics in Europe and the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. Christopher has a strong track record in knowledge exchange and public engagement, including extensive media and parliamentary engagement. Christopher is also an editor of the Journal of Contemporary European Research ( He is also external examiner for the Politics and International Relations programme at London Metropolitan University. Christopher was awarded his PhD from the University of Portsmouth in 2015. Before joining the University of Suffolk, he held positions at Keele University, the University of Aberdeen and the University of the West of Scotland.