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Dr Silvia Falcetta



  • BA (Università degli studi di Milano)
  • MA (Università degli studi di Milano) 
  • PhD (Università degli studi di Milano)

In January 2022 I became associate lecturer in the Department of Sociology. Prior to this, I worked in the Department as a research associate and my research focused on sexual orientation and human rights. I hold a BA degree in Political Science and a Masters in Labour Studies from Università degli studi di Milano (Italy). My particular fields of interest are sociology of law, human rights, sexual orientation discrimination, deviance and social control.



Silvia's main research interests are:

  • Human rights and sexual minorities
  • Feminist jurisprudence
  • Sociology of law

Contact details

Dr Silvia Falcetta
Associate Lecturer
Department of Sociology LMB/205
University of York
YO10 5GD

Tel: 01904 32 4737