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Dr Noémie Merleau-Ponty Awarded by AMADES

Mar 27, 2017
Dr Noémie Merleau-Ponty has been awarded a Ph.D. prize by a French medical anthropology association : AMADES.

Book Publication - Professor Patrick Baert

Jul 03, 2015

New Quantitative Methods Centre

May 04, 2015

Workplaces, employment and wellbeing- ESRC PhD Studentship Available

Mar 15, 2017
We are excited to announce the launch of an ESRC PhD studentship in collaboration with RAND Europe.

Prof Loic Wacquant: Racial Domination discussion

Nov 21, 2016
Professor Loic Wacquant Racial Domination: Discussion of first three lectures


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Statement by the Head of the Sociology Department on the EU Referendum

Jul 04, 2016

Book Publication - Prof Baert and Dr Morgan

May 19, 2015

Book Publication - Katharine Dow

Jun 28, 2016
Reprosoc Research Associate, Katharine Dow publishes new book 'Making a Good Life: An Ethnography of Nature, Ethics, and Reproduction (Princeton University Press)'.

Congratulations to Dr Nitzan Peri-Rotem

Apr 21, 2017
Dr Nitzan Peri-Rotem is awarded the post of Lecturer at the University of Exeter!

Dr Mwenza Blell Nominated for Teaching Awards

Apr 04, 2017
Congratulations to Dr Mwenza Blell- nominated for Postgraduate Supervisor in the CUSU Student-Lead Teaching Awards.

Book Publication - Dr Manali Desai

May 19, 2015

Dr Mónica Moreno Figueroa - Winner of the University of Cambridge Pilkington Prize 2017

Feb 15, 2017

Dr. Lucy van de Wiel wins Erasmus Research Prize

Apr 13, 2017
Congratulations to Dr Lucy van de Wiel for being awarded prestigious Erasmus Research Prize.

ERC Starting Grant awarded to Dr Stuart Hogarth

Sep 13, 2016
The European Research Council has just announced the results of its 2016 Starting Grant funding competition and among the successful applicants is Dr Stuart Hogarth, the department's newly appointed Lecturer in Sociology of Science and Technology.

Professor Marga Jann is awarded a Senior Fulbright Fellowship to Haiti

Mar 28, 2017
The Department of Sociology is pleased to announce that Visiting Research Fellow, Professor Marga Jann, RIBA, AIA has been awarded a Senior Fulbright Fellowship to Haiti (and the French Caribbean), commencing October 2017.

Professor Geoffrey Hawthorn (1941-2015)

Jan 05, 2016

Green Team Update- March 2017

Mar 31, 2017
An update from the Sociology Green Team

Jo Cox MP (1974-2016)

Jun 22, 2016
The Sociology Department is shocked and deeply saddened by the death of Jo Cox (née Leadbeater). Our thoughts are with Jo's family at this difficult time.

Dr Hazem Kandil - ProFutura Scientia Fellow

Jun 23, 2016
Dr Hazem Kandil has been appointed to the CRASSH ProFutura fellowship, from 2017-20.

Philip Leverhulme Prize - Dr Hazem Kandil

Nov 18, 2014
Hazem Kandil's research on the Muslim Brotherhood wins prestigious Philip Leverhulme prize for an early career scholar.

Prof Mann elected to American Academy

May 07, 2015

New Green Team launched in the Department of Sociology

Nov 21, 2016
The University of Cambridge aims to reduce its carbon footprint significantly in the next 4 years, with a view to eventually recycling all waste and sending nothing to landfill. See our response...

Sociology Masterclass

Mar 15, 2017
Are you an A-Level student considering studying Sociology at degree level? We are running an exciting Masterclass to give you a flavour of life at Cambridge!

Dr Teije Hidde Donker Appointed as Temporary Lecturer

Mar 28, 2017
We are very pleased to announce that effective from the 2nd October 2017, Dr. Teije Hidde Donker will take up a three year appointment as Temporary Lecturer at the Department of Sociology.

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