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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Contingency Plan

18 March 2020

The Department of Sociology is committed to supporting the learning and wellbeing of our students during this particularly challenging time. We know that this unprecedented time is challenging and uncertain for all of us, and we want the Department to be a site of community and support for all of its students and wider...

“Making it up as they go along”: New guidance addresses UK university failures in responding to staff sexual misconduct

12 March 2020

Research by The 1752 Group has identified that many institutions appear to be “making it up as they go along” when responding to complaints of staff sexual misconduct. Speaking to Wonkhe , Co-founders Dr Anna Bull and Dr Tiffany Page said “When students attempted to report their experiences they found that there was no...

Call for Papers ‘Rethinking Social Reproduction in the Environmental Crisis’

6 March 2020

Call for Papers ‘Rethinking Social Reproduction in the Environmental Crisis’ We regret to announce that a result of the COVID-19 crisis, this conference has been postponed. More information regarding the new date and an extension to the call for papers will follow in due course. Organisers: Carolina Topini (PhD researcher...

A World Leader

The Department of Sociology at the University of Cambridge is a world-leading centre for teaching and research in Sociology, consistently ranked first in UK league tables by The Guardian, The Independent and The Times.

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