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Dr Michael Farrelly

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Michael Farrelly

Lecturer in English Language

Biography Dr Michael Farrelly is an English language lecturer and a critical discourse analyst with a strong research interest in cultural political economy.

He is currently working on the research and analysis of discourses of democracy, the economic crisis and of public policy on non-fossil sources of energy.

Dr Farrelly took his PhD, on discourse in local democracy, at Lancaster under the supervision of Professor Norman Fairclough, Professor Greg Myers and Professor Ruth Wodak.

He has applied a critical discourse analytic approach to numerous research projects at the University of Liverpool, the University of Birmingham, the Open University and at Lancaster University, as well as at Hull.