I completed my Ph.D. at the University of Lancaster in 2010. Since then, I have held positions at the Department of Government, University of Essex, and Kobe University, Japan.
PhD International Relations, Lancaster
Newest selected publications
Gizelis, I., Pickering, S. and Urdal, H. (2021) 'Conflict on the urban fringe: Urbanization, environmental stress, and urban unrest in Africa'. Political Geography, 86. pp. 1 - 38. ISSN: 0962-6298 Open Access Link
Pickering, S., Tanaka, S. and Yamada, K. (2020) 'The Impact of Municipal Mergers on Local Public Spending: Evidence from Remote-Sensing Data'. Journal of East Asian Studies, 20 (2). pp. 243 - 266. ISSN: 1598-2408 Open Access Link
Pickering, S. (2017) 'A New Way to Proxy Levels of Infrastructure Development'. Research and Politics, 4 (1). pp. 205316801668743 - 205316801668743. ISSN: 2053-1680 Open Access Link
Pickering, S. (2017) 'Understanding Geography and War Misperceptions, Foundations, and Prospects'. Palgrave Macmillan. ISSN 10: 113752216X ISSN 13: 9781137522160