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Head of Subject Dr Matt Dawson
Subject Support Olive Bredin
Level 1 Convenor: Dr Teresa Piacentini
Olive Bredin
Level 2 Convenor: Neil Davidson
Clare Robertson

Convenor: Dr Francesca Stella
Dissertation Convenor: Dr Nicky Burns
Assessment Officer: Dr Oona-Brooks Hay

General Paper Convenor: Professor Gerda Reith

Administrator : Lesley Scott

Postgraduate Taught

Sociology MSc and MRes Programme Convenor: Dr Greti-Iulia Ivana

Equality & Human Rights MSc and MRes Programme Convenor: Dr Dominic Pasura

Criminology PGT Programmes Convenor: Dr Julie Berg
Media, Communications & International 
Journalism Programme Convenor: Dr Catherine Happer

Global Health MSc Convenor:  Dr Cindy Gray

Global Migrations & Social 
Justice Convenor: Dr Teresa Piacentini
Sociology Dissertations Convenor: Dr Greti-Iulia Ivana 

PGT Administrator: Wendy Harvie

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Postgraduate Research

PGR Convening Team:

Sociology: Dr Lucy Pickering / Dr Gareth Mulvey
Dr Marguerite Schinkel / Professor Fergus McNeill
Anna Yates

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Dr Cindy Gray
Research Champion

Subject Tesearch Convenor: Professor Satnam Virdee

Head of REF Planning Group: Professor Michele Burman

Subject Impact Champion:    Professor Fergus MacNeill

Frisby Lecture Convenor Dr Andrew Smith / Dr Sarah Armstrong
ESRC Pathway Representatives

Sociology: Dr Lucy Pickering

Socio-Legal Studies & Criminology: Professor Fergus McNeill

Families, Relationships & Demographic Change: Professor Nicholas Watson

Seminar Series Convenor Dr Alicia Davis
Sociology Events & Seminars
Staff/Student Committee Chair Course Convenors
Open Day Convenor Dr Diego Malara
Library Committee Representative Neil Davidson
School Learning and Teaching Committee Representative Dr Hayes Mabweazara
Sociology Learning & Teaching Group Convenor

Dr Lucy Pickering


Research Centre / Network Directors

Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research: Dr Sarah Armstrong

Strathclyde Centre for Disability Research Professor Nicholas Watson

Centre for Research on Racism, Ethnicity and Nationalism: Professor Satnam Virdee

Glasgow Media Group: Professor Gregory Philo

Gambling Research Group: Professor Gerda Reith

Glasgow Human Rights Network: Dr Matthew Waites

Glasgow Refugee, Migration and Asylum Network: Dr Teresa Piacentini

Glasgow Quantitative Methods Group: Professor Mark Tranmer

Digital Societies Research Group: Professor Bridgette Wessels

Glasgow Sociology website & Twitter Feed Dr Minna Liinpaa