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Read more at: Science and Technology Studies Research Cluster

Science and Technology Studies Research Cluster

The Science and Technology Studies Research Cluster has the goal of bringing together faculty and students who share an interest in technoscience and the interdisciplinary perspectives that scholarship in Science and Technology Studies provides. Science and Technology Studies (STS) is a rich and exciting interdisciplinary...

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Read more at: Technology and New Media Research Cluster

Technology and New Media Research Cluster

For the 2019-2020 academic year, the Technology and New Media Research Cluster convenes during the term on announced Mondays 5-6.30pm in 17 Mill Lane Seminar Room B. The aim of the research cluster is to bring together academics from a range of backgrounds with an interest in technology and new media in order to explore...

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Read more at: Social Science Research Group

Social Science Research Group

The Social Science Research Group (formerly the Sociological Research Group) has been renamed to indicate that its scope, although mainly sociological, includes other social science disciplines, including psychology, education, demography and economics. The purpose of the group is to bring together members of the Faculty...

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Read more at: Gender Research Cluster

Gender Research Cluster

The Gender Research Cluster is based in the Department of Sociology and brings together graduate students and staff from across the university to explore the role of gender in academic research. In 2016/2017, we will meet to discuss gender in relation to a broad range of themes such as emotions, neoliberalism, race, and...

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Read more at: Political Sociology Cluster

Political Sociology Cluster

Purpose The Political Sociology Research Cluster is an open, welcoming space that encourages scholars (developed and developing) to share new ideas and works in progress, with the goal of building confidence, community, and collaboration. Our aim is to connect students and faculty- within and beyond the department- who...

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Read more at: Race Research Cluster

Race Research Cluster

The Race Research Cluster aims to bring together faculty, graduate and undergraduate students in the university researching, or taking interest in 'race'. Academically it offers a space for collaboration and dissemination, offering a platform for feedback on potential conference presentations, PhD chapters, and journal...

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Read more at: Gender and Working Lives

Gender and Working Lives

Scholars studying various aspects of gender, labour, employment or work are invited to the interdisciplinary group on 'Gender and Working Lives'. Gender has long been recognised as an important analytic category in scholarship on work in various disciplines, including economics, geography, history, sociology and social...

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