Philip A. Strand
King's College London
Philip holds a BA (major) with first class honours in Peace, War, and Defense and a BA (minor) in history from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill. Philip holds an MBA from Mannheim Business School with modules completed at the Chinese European International Business School (CEIBS) and the Escuela de Alta Dirección y Administración (EADA). His master’s thesis addressed the establishment of information controlling systems within fast-growing, medium-sized commercial companies.
Philip joined King's College London's (KCL) War Studies Department in 2011 to complete a PhD examining the impact of leadership on the ethical behaviours of armed private security contractors. Philip is also a member of the Private Military and Security Research Group (PMSRG); a self-employed private security consultant, and a graduate teaching assistant at both KCL and the Joint Service Command & Staff College in Shrivenham.
Summer Scout for Disadvantaged Children project aims to enable children aged between 9-15 to actively engage with peers through educational and leisurely scout activities resulting in a better understanding of using their free time wisely and actively, thus building their self-esteem and confidence by developing their social interaction and communication skills.
British Engagement Project for Displaced Children seeks to enhance understanding of British values, culture, and history through a professionally developed non-informal curricula designed for displaced (i.e. asylum seekers, refugees, forced migrants) families children, aged between 11-16.
On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis
In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.
We are excited to conduct LCSS's first summer school and to host a lovely group of students from Azerbaijan. 20 July - 14 August
International Conference on Gender and Education: Critical Issues, Policy and Practice: Re-Gendering Education
LCSS’s growing gender platform continued its international conference series in Bloomington, IN, United States on International Conference on Gender and Education
Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy
Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition.