School of Sociology and Social Policy

Welcome to the School of Sociology and Social Policy

We are a leading UK school for sociology, criminology, social policy and social work. Our courses offer you the opportunity to explore how societies work - and what can be done when they don't.

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Our Responsible Research and Innovation conference is on the 22 October 2019

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15 October 2019

Register for our next STS4C mobile seminar: "More-than-human? Ecology, Society and Interspecies Worlds"

The next STS4C - the Science and Technology Studies 4 Cities Consortium of Leeds, Nottingham, Sheffield and York - mobile seminar will be on More-than-human? Ecology, Society and Interspecies Worlds.
08 October 2019

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Upcoming events

Responsible Research and Innovation Conference 2019

22 October 2019 (09:30-17:30)
East Midlands Conference Centre, University Park
The conference is organised by the Graduate School and Institute for Science and Society, School of Sociology and Social Policy.

Research Seminar: On not being a bioethicist: normativity, otherwising and synthetic biology

23 October 2019 (12:00-13:00)
A02, Highfield House, University Park
With Jane Calvert (University of Edinburgh).

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School of Sociology and Social Policy

Law and Social Sciences building
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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