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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.

High-quality research underpins our teaching, with more than three-quarters of publications by our academic staff rated as world-leading or internationally excellent in the latest Research Excellence Framework.

When studying with us, you can be sure that you'll gain essential, real-world skills and knowledge that will help you to pursue your career ambitions in a friendly and dynamic learning environment.

 

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New Wellcome Trust funded project on gene drive

Description
Brigitte Nerlich is a co-investigator on a project led by Dr Sarah Hartley at the University of Exeter as Principle Investigator, funded by The Wellcome Trust.
Date:
19 June 2019

New job post: Assistant Professor in Sociology of Science, Technology and Innovation

Description
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to make a significant contribution to the teaching of programmes of study at undergraduate and postgraduate level in the Sociology of Science, Technology and Innovation, including responsible research and innovation, digital governance, environmental policy, international science policy and other broader sociological modules.
Date:
04 June 2019

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Upcoming events

Music Care Training - Level 2

Date
16 (09:00) - 17 September 2019 (17:00)
Location:
Jubilee Campus
Description
Part two of a three-level training programme that prepares caregivers to use music in their care practice, with increased confidence and improved theoretical understanding.

Music Care Training - Level 1

Date
25 (09:00) - 26 November 2019 (17:00)
Location:
Jubilee Campus
Description
The Fundamentals of Music Care: Theory and Context. Part of our Continuing Professional Development programme.

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