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Head of Subject Dr Andrew Smith
Subject Support Olive Bredin
Level 1 Convenor: Dr Teresa Piacentini
Olive Bredin
Level 2 Convenor: Mr Neil Davidson
Clare Robertson

Convenor: Dr Matt Dawson
Dissertation Convenor: Giovanni Picker
Examination Officer: Semester 1 : Dr. Donna Yates

Semester 2 : Dr. Oona Brookes

General Paper Convenor:  Dr. Matthew Waites

Administrator : Lesley Scott

Postgraduate Taught

Sociology Convenor:  Professor Bridgette Wessels

Equality & Human Rights Programme Convenor: Dr Dominic Pasura

Criminology Convenor: Dr Alistair Fraser
Media, Communications &
Journalism Convenor: Dr Catherine Happer

Global Health MSc Convenor:  Dr Cindy Gray

Global Migrations & Social 
Justice Convenor: Dr Teresa Piacentini
Dissertations Convenor: Dr Diego Malara 

Administrator: PGT Administrator

Postgraduate Research Sociology Convenor: Dr Andrew Smith and Dr Gareth Mulvey
Criminology Convenor: 
Dr Marguerite Schinkel
Anna Yates


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
ESRC Pathway Representatives

Sociology: Dr Andrew Smith

Socio-Legal Studies & Criminology: Dr Julie Berg

Families, Relationships & Demographic Change: Professor Nicholas Watson

Seminar Series Convenor Dr Alicia Davis
Sociology Events & Seminars
Staff/Student Committee Chair UG Course Convenors
Open Day Convenor Beth Pearson
Library Committee Representative Neil Davidson
School Learning and Teaching Committee Representative Dr Robert Gibb (Semester 1; semester 2 tbc).
Sociology Learning & Teaching Group Convenor

Dr Lucy Pickering


Research Centre 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 Sociology Blog site & Twitter Feed Minna Liinpaa & Justine Gangneux