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Steven Kettell

Associate Professor in Politics and International Studies

Tel: (024) 7615 0061
Room: E1.27

Advice and feedback hours: Please email me for a meeting on Teams.

Steven Kettell is an Associate Professor in Politics and International Studies. He received a BSc. (Hons) in Politics from Plymouth and an MA in Comparative Politics from York. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Warwick in 2003 on the subject of British monetary policy during the interwar period. He is a founder and Co-Executive Editor of British PoliticsLink opens in a new window, and worked as a co-editor on the Oxford Encyclopedia of Politics and ReligionLink opens in a new window. He is a co-creator of The Faith Schools Research Bank, which was launched by the National Secular Society in February 2021.


For the 2021/22 academic year I shall be the module director for The Politics of Religion (PO383). The link to this webpage is on the right.


My primary research interests are focused on the politics of secularism, non-religion and the role of religion in the public sphere.