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Felix Busch awarded ECSR Thesis Prize 2020
09 Jul 2020

The European Consortium for Sociological Research announced today that Oxford Sociology DPhil alumnus Felix Busch has been awarded the ECSR Thesis Prize 2020 for his thesis titled ‘Gender Segregated Labor Markets’.

Face masks and coverings effective in reducing the spread of COVID-19: new study by Leverhulme Centre for Demographic Science
08 Jul 2020

Cloth face coverings, even homemade masks made of the correct material, are effective in reducing the spread of COVID-19 - for the wearer and those around them - according to a new study from the Leverhulme Centre for Demographic Science.

Leverhulme Centre for Demographic Science releases new online tool which identifies potential future COVID-19 hotspots
30 Jun 2020

A new online dashboard designed by colleagues in the Leverhulme Centre for Demographic Science can identify and highlight areas vulnerable to future COVID-19 outbreaks and second waves.

Wage inequality: studying the pay gap between women and other women in traditionally male occupations
24 Jun 2020

Oxford Sociology DPhil alumnus, Felix Busch, publishes doctoral research in latest issue of Demography.

What has happened to the association between sibling size and educational attainment over time?
23 Jun 2020

A new paper by Oxford Sociologists has found that children raised in large families with many siblings have an educational disadvantage compared to those raised in smaller families.

Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions (MSCA) Fellowships Internal Competition 2020
11 Jun 2020

Oxford Department of Sociology calls for Expressions of Interest to participate in the MSCA Fellowships scheme.

Oxford Sociologists find strong link between mobile phone access and empowerment for women in developing world
10 Jun 2020

A new study published this week by Dr Valentina Rotondi and Professor Ridhi Kashyap from the Department of Sociology has found that mobile phones empower women in the developing world.

New report finds the lockdown gender gap remains firm
05 Jun 2020

A report published this week by Man-Yee Kan, Muzhi Zhou, Ekaterina Hertog and Kamila Kolpashnikova has found that women are still carrying out most housework and childcare during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dr Heather Hamill gives podcast interview on food during the COVID-19 lockdown
05 Jun 2020

Dr Heather Hamill gives podcast interview on food during the COVID-19 lockdown


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