Joel Mitchell

Colleges, School and Institutes


MA in Philosophy, University of Birmingham, 2016

MSci (Hons) in Mathematics, University of Birmingham, 2015


Joel Mitchell studied Mathematics, with a specialisation in topology, at the University of Birmingham, receiving an MSci in 2015. Following this, he studied for an MA in Philosophy at the same institution, with a primary interest in free will and classical theism. Since 2016, Joel has been studying for a PhD in Pure Mathematics at the University of Birmingham.

Research interests

Joel’s research involves identifying underlying structure in a series of large biomedical datasets. During his PhD, Joel worked in topological dynamics, with a focus on the pseudo-orbit tracing property, limit sets, and mathematical notions of chaos.