Congratualtions to Anna Barbuscia on her successful DPhil!
Posted: 04 May 2018

The Department extends warm congrtulations to Anna Barbuscia for the successful completion of the DPhil in Sociology.  Her thesis was Outcomes of Fertility Treatments for Children and Families.  Evidence from the UK and the US.  Our very best wishes for success in your future career!

Anna is now a Research Fellow at the Departemnt of Social Policy at the LSE.

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Melinda Mills is Nuffield Professor of Sociology

Congratulations to Judith Rohde-Liebenau for her completion of the DPhil in Sociology!
Posted: 04 May 2018

The Department extends congratulations to Judith Rohde-Liebenau on her completion of the DPhil in Sociology, and her thesis Raising European Citizens? European Narratives, European Schools and Students' Identification with Europe.  We wish her all the best for her future career!

Judith Rohde-Liebenau is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.

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Steve Fisher is Director of Graduate Studies, Associate Professor in Political Sociology, Fellow of Trinity College and Department Disability Lead

Congratulations to Takanori Sumino for completing the DPhil in Sociology!
Posted: 04 May 2018

The Department of Sociology would like to congratulate Takanori Sumino on his DPhil Thesis: Political Sociology of Unity and Division: Social Cleavages, Identity, and Institutions, and on his successful completion of the DPhil.  We wish him the very best of luck in his academic and research career!

Takanori Sumino's publications include:

1. Sumino, T. (forthcoming) 'Identity priming and public opinion on income inequality: Robustness testing of the micro-level mechanism of the paradox of redistribution', Socio-Economic Review,... doi: 10.1093/ser/mwx038
2. Sumino, T. (2017) 'National identity and public attitudes toward multiculturalism in Canada: Testing the indirect effect via perceived collective threat', Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 49(3): 183-194. doi: 10.1037/cbs0000076
3. Sumino, T. (2016) 'Level or concentration? A cross-national analysis of public attitudes towards taxation policies', Social Indicators Research, 129(3): 1115-1134. doi: 10.1007/s11205-015-1169-1

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Steve Fisher is Director of Graduate Studies, Associate Professor in Political Sociology, Fellow of Trinity College and Department Disability Lead

Congratulations to Laura Bernal Bermudez on her successful completion of the DPhil in Sociology
Posted: 29 Jan 2018

Congratulations to Laura Bernal Bermudez for successfully completing her DPhil titled ‘The Power of Business and the Power of People: Understanding Remedy and Business Accountability for Human Rights Violations - Colombia 1970 – 2014’ under the supervision of Professor Leigh Payne.

Laura is now a member of the Faculty of Law at the Universidad del Rosario.
The Department wishes Laura further success in her future career!

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Leigh Payne is Professor of Sociology

Congratulations to Noah Carl on his successful completion of the DPhil in Sociology
Posted: 01 Sep 2017

Noah Carl successfully completed his DPhil, titled ‘Cognitive Ability and Socio-political Beliefs and Attitudes’ under the supervision of Professor Francisco Billari and Professor Nan Dirk de Graaf.
Noah is now a Research Officer at Nuffield College’s Centre for Social Investigation.
The Department wishes him further success in his future career!

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Nan Dirk De Graaf is Professor of Sociology, Official Fellow of Nuffield College