Mr Ingmar Hinz

Research project: 'Get Out of Our Light: Confrontational Cosmopolitics'


Political and Critical Theory.


I obtained a BA in Liberal Arts & Sciences (Major in Social Science) from UCR, Utrecht University and completed four Masters at Birkbeck and Kingston.

I am currently founding the Institute for Symbolic Exchange with Isabel Millar, the UK's first think tank grounded in critical theory and practice, coming in 2024. Follow us on Insta: @institute4symbolicexchange and X: @SymbolicXchange. Website to launch soon. 

Areas of research interest

  • Psychoanalysis
  • Critical Theory
  • Political Theory


  • BA Liberal Arts & Sciences (Summa Cum Laude), UCR, International Honors College of Utrecht University
  • MA Psychosocial Studies (Distinction), Birkbeck, University of London
  • MSc Social & Political Theory (Distinction), Birkbeck, University of London
  • MA Psychoanalysis (Distinction), Kingston University
  • MA Cultural & Critical Studies (Distinction), Birkbeck, University of London

Funding or awards received

  • VSB Fonds (2013) - MA Scholarship
  • Kingston University (2019 - Present) - PhD Scholarship