Senior Lecturer in International Relations at Royal Holloway and Co-Director of GloPolDev


Thomas' research spans development studies, global and public health, political economy, economic and political sociology, urban sociology, quantitative methods and east Africa.


He is currently interested in the following topics: slum urbanism in the Global South; IMF lending in low-income countries and political settlements in east Africa.


Over the years, his research has been funded by Cambridge Political Economy Society Trust, Cambridge Commonwealth Trust, and Nga Pae o te Maramatanga.


His research has appeared in leading academic journals, including the Review of International Political Economy, Social Science & Medicine and World Development.

For more information, please visit his website at www.tstubbs.net.


I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload

RHUL logo

Global Politics and Development Centre

Department of Politics and International Relations

Royal Holloway

University of London

Egham, Surrey

TW20 0EX