Curriculum Vitae : Prof. Rainbow Murray


PhD in Politics. "Evaluating competing models of party behaviour: a study of sex and candidate selection in France." Birkbeck, University of London, 2008.

MRes Government and Politics. Awarded with distinction. Birkbeck, University of London, 2003.

BA (Hons) European Studies and French. Awarded with first class honours and distinction in spoken language. University of Manchester, 2002.

Positions held

2007 onwards: Queen Mary, University of London

Professor of Politics (Reader 2012-17; Senior Lecturer 2010-12; Lecturer 2007-10)

Senior Diversity Lead (2014-16)

2014-15: London School of Economics and Political Science

LSE Visiting Fellow, Department of Government

2011 onwards: CEVIPOF (Centre for Political Research, Sciences Po, Paris)

Visiting research fellow (Chercheure associée)

Jan-Jun 2011: Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris

Professeure invitée (Visiting Professor)

2003 - 2007: Birkbeck, University of London

Sessional Lecturer and tutor 2004-7; Research Assistant 2003-6



Journal Editorials

Journal articles

Book chapters

Book reviews and other pieces

Research Grants

Academic Awards and Distinctions

Knowledge transfer and media work

Invited Presentations and Contributions

Selected Research Papers

Other Conference Participation

Professional Association Activity

IT Skills

Contact Details

Postal address: Rainbow Murray, Department of Politics, Queen Mary, University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS