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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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Workplaces, employment and wellbeing- ESRC PhD Studentship Available

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

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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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Her: next film screening on 22 February

Her: next film screening on 22 February

Wednesday 22/2 at 6pm, Sociology Seminar Room: Soc 7 screening of ‘Her’ Dir. Spike Jonze, 2013, USA, 2h06, starring Joaquin Phoenix (Theodore Twombly), Scarlett Johansson (Samantha), Rooney Mara (Catherine) and others After separating from his wife Catherine, Theodore decides to purchase the AI operating system OS1. It is...

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

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

The Department of Sociology is pleased to announce that Dr Mónica Moreno Figueroa, Lecturer in Sociology, is the recipient of one of this year’s Pilkington Teaching Prizes in recognition of excellence in teaching at the University of Cambridge. The Pilkington Prize awards were inaugurated in 1994 and endowed by Sir...

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Dr Monica Moreno Figueroa is awarded the Pilkinton Prize

Dr Monica Moreno Figueroa, Sociology Lecturer, was awarded the Pilkington Prize for 2017 in recognition of her teaching excellence. We congratulate her! February 2017

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Sociology is a Martial Art: Film Screening

Sociology Film Screening LENT 2017 Thursday 16 February: 6.00-8.00 pm, Seminar Room, Sociology, Free School Lane Sociology is a Martial Art A documentary about Bourdieu's life, which became an unexpected hit in France just prior to his death Presented by Dr Josh Booth Drinks and nibbles will be available! All Welcome!

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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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Prof Loic Wacquant: Racial Domination discussion

Professor Loic Wacquant Racial Domination: Discussion of first three lectures

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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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