Imogen Dobie

Research Student

Imogen is a DPhil candidate at the Oxford Department of International Development. She hold a Master’s degree in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies from Oxford and a Bachelor’s degree in History, also from Oxford. 

Imogen’s DPhil is funded by the Kingsgate Graduate Scholarship Award and the Economic and Social Science Research Council.


Humanitarian Search and Rescue Interventions

Journal articles and special issues

Dobie, Imogen (2022) '“Ambulances of the Sea”: The Terracization of Maritime Aid', Humanity 13 (2) 158-74
Dobie, Imogen (2022) 'Rocking the boat: maritime rescue and the professionalization of relief, 1978–82', European Review of History: Revue européenne d'histoire
Research interests:

Humanitarianism, NGOs, Search and Rescue, Mediterranean Migration