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Sociology alumni

Welcome to the Department of Sociology Alumni. We are very keen to keep in touch with all our former students and staff and we hope that you will wish to contact us and keep up with our news and events. We would also like to hear about your memories of studying at York and what you has happened to you since graduation.

Get in touch

If you would like to be added to our graduands and ex colleagues list so others can contact you please send your details and information to Richard Firth at richard.firth@york.ac.uk.

We offer our alumni:

  • Opportunities for networking and establishing research relationships with the Department of Sociology
  • The facility to get in touch with old friends and colleagues
  • An open invitation to attend seminars and events on campus

45 Years of Sociology in York


In Summer 2008 we held a major conference on 45 Years of Sociology at York exploring our work on the sociology of culture, crime, language and interaction, health and science, gender, and social informatics.

York Alumni Association - Yorkspace

Have you joined YorkSpace?

YorkSpace.net, the University of York’s online community for alumni and friends launched in 2011 and we encourage all our alumni to sign up for the site for free. Through YorkSpace you can: