Georgie Wemyss

Dr Georgie Wemyss

Senior Lecturer

CMBR and Social Sciences

Department of Social Sciences , School of Law and Social Sciences

Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader for the Foundation Year in Social Sciences, and Co-Director for the Centre for Research on Migration , Refugees and Belonging (CMRB).


  • University College London, BA in Anthropology and Geography 1982
  • Institute of Education, University of London, PGCE (Distinction) 1988
  • University of Sussex, MA in Social Anthropology 1992
  • University of Sussex, D.Phil in Social Anthropology 2004

Areas Of Interest

Borders and everyday processes of bordering, Politics of remembering, British empire histories, Citizenship and belonging, Racism, Politics of religious fundamentalisms, Ethnographic methodology, Adult education