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Self-employment and family life: A study of workers in Ghana's informal sector

Self-employment and family life: A study of workers in Ghana's informal sector

Dr Brendan Burchell and Dr Francis Annor recieve funding from the Cambridge-Africa Alborada Research Fund to further research on self-employment and family life in Ghana

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Jo Cox Lecture Series

Jo Cox Lecture Series

We are excited that Kevin Watkins, CEO- Save the Children will be joining us to host the fist of our Jo Cox Annual Lecture Series

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Welcome to Cambridge!

Welcome to Cambridge!

Have you been accepted into Cambridge? Why not connect with us before you arrive to help you prepare for the exciting journey ahead?!

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Precarious scheduling in the UK

The most recent data suggests 4.6 million people in the UK experience precarious scheduling 3.9 million more than those on zero hour contracts.

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PRIVMORT Launches New Website

PRIVMORT Launches New Website

Research project PRIVMORT (Privatisation and Mortality in Eastern Europe) launches its new website today...

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Congratulations to Dr Marcus Morgan

Dr Marcus Morgan is awarded the post of Lecturer at the University of Bristol.

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Building research and policy capacities and capabilities for health and healthcare in conflict zones and humanitarian crises

A new research project looks at how to build research and policy capacities in healthcare in conflict zones, with particular focus on countries in the Middle East and North Africa region.

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Gavin Stevenson Wins the 2017 Supervisor Award!

We are delighted to announce that Gavin Stevenson, PhD candidate, has won the 2016-17 Supervisor Award!

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Photography Competition 2017

Photography Competition 2017

What is Sociology? Tell us in pictures by entering our 2017 photo competition for all GCSE and A-Level students

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2017 Supervisor Awards

Nominate your Supervisor for the 2017 Sociology Supervisor Award

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Sociology Masterclass

We are happy to announce that we will be running a Sociology Masterclass for Year 11/12 students in July

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Joint Sociology/Criminology Track within HSPS Tripos

We are pleased to announce a new and exciting Sociology-Criminology joint track for students entering the HSPS course from October 2017!

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Congratulations to Dr Nitzan Peri-Rotem

Dr Nitzan Peri-Rotem is awarded the post of Lecturer at the University of Exeter!

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Dr. Lucy van de Wiel wins Erasmus Research Prize

Congratulations to Dr Lucy van de Wiel for being awarded prestigious Erasmus Research Prize.

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Dr Mónica Figueroa Nominated for Teaching Awards

Congratulations to Dr Mónica Moreno Figueroa - shortlisted for category of 'Supporting Students' in the CUSU Student-Lead Teaching Awards.

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Dr Mwenza Blell Nominated for Teaching Awards

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

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Dr Teije Hidde Donker Appointed as Temporary Lecturer

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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Professor Marga Jann is awarded a Senior Fulbright Fellowship to Haiti

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.

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Dr Noémie Merleau-Ponty Awarded by AMADES

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

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Sociology Masterclass

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!

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New Green Team launched in the Department of Sociology

New Green Team launched in the Department of Sociology

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...

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