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Professor Tracey Warren is honoured by the Academy of Social Sciences

Tracey-Warren

Professor of Sociology, Tracey Warren, of Nottingham University Business School has been conferred a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences (FAcSS).

Professor Warren is one of 47 leading social scientists to be recognised in the Academy's newly elected Spring 2022 Fellows. She is an internationally respected sociologist, well-known for her original research into inequalities in working lives.

Research that improves working lives

Her pioneering approach prioritises groups too often neglected in mainstream research agendas, with the ultimate aim to help improve working lives. Tracey's areas of expertise include work-time patterns, practices and policies; work-life balance; atypical working; and the division of domestic labour.

Recently, she has led funded projects to explore the unequal impact of Covid-19 on working lives in the UK.

Professor Warren said:

I am honoured to receive the Award of Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in recognition of my contribution to social science. I am excited to work with the Academy and the other fellows to help support the social sciences and to better understand and address the challenges faced by workers today.

The Academy of Social Sciences

The Academy consists of academics, practitioners and learned societies in social science. It is the sector’s leading independent voice in the UK, championing the vital role social sciences play in education, government and business.

Its Fellowship is made up of distinguished individuals from academic, public, private and third sectors, across the full breadth of the social sciences. Through leadership, scholarship, applied research, policymaking, and practice, they help to deepen the understanding of, and address, some of the toughest challenges facing our society and the world.

The Academy stated: "We are delighted to announce that 47 leading social scientists have been conferred to the Fellowship of the Academy of Social Sciences. Newly elected Fellows are selected through an independent peer review which recognises their excellence and impact, including their wider contributions to social sciences for public benefit."

Read the Academy of Social Sciences press release

Read more about Professor Tracey Warren

Posted on Tuesday 8th March 2022

 

 

 

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