Nicole Printy Currie

Research title: Geographies of Life and Belonging in Palestine: the Practices of Retrieving the Incarcerated Dead


ESRC PhD Studentship (2021-24) 

Postgraduate Excellence Scholarship (2020-21)

SOAS Master's Scholarship (2013-14) the School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London

Scottish International Educational Institute (2012)



Royal Geographical Society-Institute of British Geographers (Newcastle, England)

Paper: ‘The struggles to return the carceral dead in Palestine: theoretical tensions & methodological possibilities’ 

Session: Emerging Research in Political Geography 


American Association of Geographers (online)

Paper: 'The politics of place & the storied edges of Palestine: an exploration of the Palestinian Museum’s Digital Archive'

Session: The archive, research, and archival space: Geography and Critical Methodological Approaches



Feminist Review, Bloomsbury Gender Network & SOAS Centre for Gender Studies Biennial Conference, "Gender & the Colonial" (London, England)

Paper: "I will kiss the ground of my cell, as it is part of my homeland", Spatial Politics & Gender: Israel's Carcerality of Palestinian Women

Session: "Early Career Voices"


"Tackling Hate Speech: Living Together Online", Council of Europe & EEA Norway Grants (Budapest, Hungary), sharing a panel discussion with Human Rights Watch & the European Commissioner Against Racism & Intolerance


Geography 1

Lab Leader 

Geography 2

Qualitative Research Methods Lab Demonstrator

Additional Information


Research Assistant, Coalition Against Punishment

School of Social & Political Sciences, the University of Glasgow


Client Advisor, Migrant Help (Glasgow, Scotland)

Providing OISC approved immigration advice, assisting clients to understand and apply for asylum support and access specialist support. 


Outreach & Engagement Worker, Bright Choices, Edinburgh & Lothians Regional Equality Council

Big Lottery funded project addressing issues related to gender based violence & abuse through awareness intiatives, training and stakeholder engagement.