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Academic Staff: Department of Sociology

Dr Michelle AddisonAssistant Professor
Dr Stephen AsheLecturer in Sociology
Dr Jana BacevicAssistant Professor
Dr Jennifer BadhamAssistant Professor
Professor Sarah BanksProfessor
Dr Carl BartonSeminar Leader
Professor Vikki BoliverProfessor
Dr Donna Marie BrownAssociate Professor
Dr Samantha BurnsLecturer in Sociology
Prof Brian CastellaniProfessor of Sociology
Prof Charlotte ClarkeProfessor
Dr William CoylesAssistant Professor (Teaching) Deputy Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr William CraigeDirector of Undergraduate Studies- Assistant Professor (Teaching)
Dr Stephen CrossleyAssistant Professor
Dr Matthew DavidAssociate Professor
Alishya DhirTeaching Fellow
Prof Catherine DonovanHead of Department, Professor of Sociology
Professor Carlene FirminProfessor
Professor Simon ForrestPrincipal of College of St Hild and St Bede
Dr Sol GamsuAssistant Professor
Dr Geetanjali GangoliAssociate Professor
Professor Simon HackettProfessor
Dr Kimberly JamieAssociate Professor
Dr Alison JobeAssistant Professor
Dr Kelly JohnsonAssistant Professor
Dr Hannah KingAssociate Professor, Director of Postgraduate Research
Dr Sui-Ting KongAssistant Professor
Dr Christopher LawlessAssociate Professor
Prof Stephen. J. MacdonaldProfessor of Social Work
Professor Tiago MoreiraProfessor of Sociology
Dr Jordan MullardLecturer in Sociology
Dr Svetoslav NenovTeaching Fellow
Dr Kate O'BrienAssistant Professor (Director of MSc Criminology and Criminal Justice)
Dr Andrew OrtonAssociate Professor
Dr Josie PhillipsAssistant Professor (Teaching)
Dr Jesse ProudfootAssistant Professor
Dr Sue ReganHonorary Research Fellow
Nikki RutterTeaching Fellow
Prof Roger SmithProfessor of Social Work
Dr Fiona Vera-GrayAssistant Professor
Professor Nicole WestmarlandProfessor - Director of Research
Dr Jonathan WistowAssistant Professor
Mrs Jane WistowAssistant Professor Social Work
Dr Keming YangAssociate Professor

Research Staff

Miss Vanessa BradburyResearch Assistant
Dr Stephen BurrellAssistant Professor (Research)
Dr Kate ButterbyPostdoctoral Research Associate
Kirsten Ellen HallPostdoctoral Research Associate
Dr Veronica HeneyPostdoctoral Research Associate
Mr Emmanuel JohnsonResearch Assistant
Eileen LausterMarie Curie Research Fellow
Dr Jenny LloydAssistant Professor (Research)
Miss Molly ManisterResearch Assistant
Miss Sarah MolissoResearch Assistant
Mrs Delphine PeaceResearch Assistant
Dr Nicole RenehanPostdoctoral Research Fellow
Ms Christina StraubResearch Assistant
Ms Joanne WalkerResearch Associate
Dr Lauren WroeAssistant Professor (Research)


Ms Helen CharnleyEmeritus Reader
Dr Elham AminiHonorary Research Fellow
Professor Jason ArdayVisiting Professor
Emeritus Professor David S. ByrneEmeritus Professor
Professor Tony ChapmanHonorary Professor
Dr Andrea DarlingHonorary Fellow
Sandy RuxtonHonorary Fellow
Professor Robin WilliamsEmeritus Professor

Postgraduate Research Students: 32 Old Elvet

Majed AlharbiPostgraduate Research Student
Eman AlhjajiPostgraduate Research Student
Hilal BaciPostgraduate Research Student
Luke BlackstockPostgraduate Research Student
Anton BothaPostgraduate Research Student
Tian CaiPostgraduate Research Student
Lynne CairnsPostgraduate Research Student
Helen CaseyPostgraduate Research Student
Samuel ColcloughPostgraduate Research Student
Stephanie DawPostgraduate Research Student
Ayurshi DuttPostgraduate Research Student
James FarleyPostgraduate Research Student
Wendy GillPostgraduate Research Student
Paul GratrickPostgraduate Research Student
Mark GurneyPostgraduate Research Student
Julia GuyPostgraduate Research Student
Ecem HasanPostgraduate Research Student
Tasnim HassanPostgraduate Research Student
Laura HepworthPostgraduate Research Student
David HicksPostgraduate Research Student
Hester Hockin-BoyersPostgraduate Research Student
Sarah HumePostgraduate Research Student
Judith IbukunlayoPostgraduate Research Student
Karen Ingala-smithPostgraduate Research Student
Vani JainPostgraduate Research Student
Cait JobsonPostgraduate Research Student
Christopher JonesPostgraduate Research Student
Verity JoycePostgraduate Research Student
Muhammad KhanPostgraduate Research Student
Sijin LiPostgraduate Research Student
Shang LiPostgraduate Research Student
Carol LongPostgraduate Research Student
Cheng LuPostgraduate Research Student
Ben MainPostgraduate Research Student
Shabana MarshallPostgraduate Research Student
Siti MauzudPostgraduate Research Student
Lihan MiaoPostgraduate Research Student
Paul MichaelsPostgraduate Research Student
Joseph NaglePostgraduate Research Student
Charles NgPostgraduate Research Student
Catrin NoonePostgraduate Research Student
Seunghoon OhPostgraduate Research Student
Esther OutramPostgraduate Research Student
Luany PromenzioPostgraduate Research Student
Janelle RabePostgraduate Research Student
Rachel ReayPostgraduate Research Student
David ReevesPostgraduate Research Student
Benjamin RigbyPostgraduate Research Student
Fouzia SadafPostgraduate Research Student
Iram ShahPostgraduate Research Student
Jack SimmondsPostgraduate Research Student
Katie SmithPostgraduate Research Student
Verity SmithPostgraduate Research Student
Ros Walling-WefelmeyerPostgraduate Research Student
Yang YuPostgraduate Research Student
Tengpeng ZhangPostgraduate Research Student
Trayten ZhangPostgraduate Research Student
Zhuo ZhangPostgraduate Research Student
Zuzana ZilkovaPostgraduate Research Student

Professional Support Staff

NamePositionemail address
Dr Richard Bruce Department Manager 
Mrs Miriam Chisholm Learning and Teaching Manager 
Mrs Melanie Lyons Operations Administrator 
Ms Anne Park Postgraduate Research Co-ordinator 
Ms Lucy Cawson Senior Research Administrator 
Ms Judith Cooper Learning and Teaching Administrator 
Ms Julie Dent Learning and Teaching Co-ordinator (Social Work) 
Ms Gwen Burns Learning and Teaching Co-ordinator 
Ms Emma Haggie Learning and Teaching Administrator 
Mrs Esther Neal Learning and Teaching Administrator (Social Work Placements and Admissions)  
Ms Jo Spark Learning and Teaching Administrator 


Service User Representative

Miss Claire RussellService User Representative