Katharina Charlotte Martha Hunfeld

Dr, Miss

  • KY16 9AX

    United Kingdom

Personal profile


Dr Katharina Hunfeld’s research and teaching focus on critical international political thought. She has research interests in decolonial, feminist and Marxist theory, the politics of time and temporality, as well as the entanglement of emancipatory struggles.

Kat is currently working on a book manuscript based on her doctoral research. This book project is an invitation to see global justice through the lens of (conceptual and temporal) relationality, combining insights from different traditions of radical thought. Featuring chapters on knowledge, capital, desire, ecology and time, the book asks: What does it take to think truly relationally about justice?

Kat is also a member of the editorial collective of the journal Historical Materialism, and always welcomes inquiries about submissions to the journal and its annual conferences.

Teaching activity

Kat currently convenes and teaches:

  • IR3079 - Feminist Theories in Global Politics
  • IR4590 - Critical Perspectives on the Climate Crisis
  • IR5705 - Critical Approaches to Peacebuilding

Past modules:

  • IR1005 - Introduction to International Relations
  • IR2006 - Studying International Relations
  • IR3060 - Rebellion and Revolution
  • IR4099 - Honours Dissertation in International Relations
  • IR4542 - Gender and Terrorism
  • IR5064 - The Military in Politics

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Arts, International Political Theory, University of St Andrews

Sept 2016Aug 2017


  • JC Political theory
  • global justice
  • epistemic injustice
  • responsibility
  • post-western theorizing


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