Congratulations to Man Yee Kan on her ERC Consolidator Grant!
28 Nov 2017

Professor Man Yee Kan received an ERC Consolidator Grant for her GenTime Project - Temporal structures of gender inequalities in Asian and Western welfare regimes.

Professor Jonathan Gershuny awarded CBE
19 Jun 2017

Professor Jonathan Gershuny, FBA, Professor of Economic Sociology, Co-Director of the Centre for Time Use Research in the Department of Sociology and Senior Research Fellow of Nuffield College, is appointed CBE for services to the social sciences and sociology in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2017.

Felix wins Allianz Award for best PhD in Demography in Europe
17 Feb 2017

Felix Tropf has been awarded the prestigious Allianz European Demography Award for his PhD dissertation on the impact of genes on demographic behaviour.

MSc Sociology 2013-14 Examination Prizes
31 Oct 2014

Congratulations to Paul Platzman and Pepita Barlow who have been awarded the A.H. Halsey Prizes for the 2013-14 MSc Sociology Examinations.

Per Block (DPhil) wins best student paper award at 2014 Sunbelt Social Networks Conference
25 Feb 2014

Per Block, DPhil student in Sociology at Nuffield College, has won the prize for the best student paper awarded at the 2014 Sunbelt Social Networks Conference, last week in Florida.

Stuckler - Foreign Policy Leading Global Thinkers 2013
29 Jan 2014

Dr David Stuckler and his co-author, Dr Sanjay Basu, have been named as Foreign Policy's Leading Global Thinkers of 2013 in the category of 'Healers'.

Franceso Billari awarded honorary doctorate
13 Nov 2013

Professor Francesco Billari, head of the Sociology Department, is today receiving a Doctorat Honoris Causa from l'Université catholique de Louvain.

Dhattiwala wins Scholarship from Hindu Centre for Politics and Public Policy
28 Oct 2013

Raheel Dhattiwala, DPhil student has won a Public Policy Scholarship from Hindu Centre for Politics and Public Policy in Chennai. She will investigate whether the BJP, a Hindu-nationalist party, is gaining support from Muslims in Gujarat.

Queen's Birthday Honours: CBE for Prof Anthony Heath
15 Jun 2013

The Department of Sociology is delighted to congratulate Professor Anthony Heath, who becomes a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.

David Pettinicchio's paper on "Migration and Ethnic Nationalism" receives honorable mention
04 Jun 2013

Dr David Pettinicchio's paper on "Migration and Ethnic Nationalism: Anglophone Exit and the Decolonization of Quebec" has received the 2012 honorable mention from the Minnesota Population Center's IPUMS International Research Award.

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