Congratulations to Hugo Rojas Corral on successfully completing his DPhil!
Posted: 03 Aug 2018

The Department would like to extend heartfelt congratulations to Hugo Rojas Corral on the completion of his DPhil ‘Indifference to Past Human Rights Violations in Chile: The Impact on Transitional Justice Success, 1990-2017'. Hugo was supervised by Professor Leigh Payne. Best wishes for your future career!

Hugo is now a Professor of Sociology of Law at Alberto Hurtado University, and an Adjunct Professor of Political Sociology at Catholic University of Chile.

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Leigh Payne is Professor of Sociology

Congratulations to Isabel Raabe on the successful completion of her DPhil!
Posted: 02 Aug 2018

The Department would like to heartily congratulate Isabel Raabe on the completion of her DPhil in Sociology. Her thesis was entitled Social Aspects of Educational Inequality, and she was supervised by Professor Janne Jonsson. Our very best wishes for your continued success!

Isabel is soon to become a postdoc at the Institute of Sociology of the University of Zürich (at the Chair of Social Theory and Quantitative Methods).

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Jan O. Jonsson is Official Fellow of Nuffield College

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

Further information

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