Dr Christian Gilliam


University of Surrey                                                                                

Job TitleDr Christian Gilliam

Researcher Development Officer



Christian joined the Researcher Development Programme (RDP) at the University of Surrey in September 2016. He has a particular interest in doctoral training within the arts, humanities, and the social sciences. Indeed, he has he designed and continues to deliver workshops on research paradigms and is the lead on the Arts and Humanities Reading Group (AHRG). 

Christian has a BA(hons) in Politics from the University of Surrey and a PhD in political philosophy from Royal Holloway (University of London), where, in addition to lecturing at the University of Kent, he worked as a visiting lecturer. Following this, Christian worked for the Open Research team at the University of Surrey, where he gained experience and expertise on Open Access and monograph publishing. He has published several works himself, specifically on modern French and political philosophy.