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2010 News

MSc Scholarships Available

Posted on Friday 3 December 2010

Scholarships available for 2011 Entry

York wins THE University of the Year

Posted on Friday 3 December 2010

The University of York has been named THE University of the Year in the 2010 Times Higher Education Awards.

New Web Site Launched

Posted on Tuesday 2 November 2010

The Department of Sociology web site has been updated.

Successful Bid Result

Posted on Thursday 28 October 2010

Congratulations to Rowland Atkinson and Simon Winlow who have been successful in their bid under the auspices of the Research Visitor Scheme.

The Opening of the Sociology Graduate Village

Posted on Wednesday 20 October 2010

The PhD Students invited all the Department of Sociology staff and the PG community to coffee and cakes to mark the official opening of the Sociology Graduate Village

Successful Rapid Response Fund Bid

Posted on Friday 8 October 2010

Congratulations go to Tamlyn Ryan and Brian Loader for their success in applying to the Rapid Response Fund and being awarded £1124 to support academic writing

ESRC 1+3 Quota Award Application and Procedure

Posted on Wednesday 1 September 2010

One ESRC 1+3 studentship, commencing October 2010

Staff appointment

Posted on Saturday 31 July 2010

Department welcomes Professor Mike Savage

RAE improvement

Posted on Tuesday 8 June 2010

Big increases in rankings for Sociology

Department Reception at January Graduation

Posted on Saturday 23 January 2010

University Graduation Ceremony, Saturday 23 January

The Plight of the Uncool Sociologist

Posted on Thursday 21 January 2010

Dr Dave Beer has given an interview to The Chronicle of Higher Education in the U.S.A on the problems of being an 'uncool sociologist'.

Celebrity Culture and Crime: The Joy of Transgression

Posted on Wednesday 20 January 2010

Congratulations to Dr Ruth Penfold-Mounce who has just had had her first book published by Palgrave Macmillan.