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  • Leverhulme Keynote

    Leverhulme Prize Keynote

    Professor Imogen Tyler will present a keynote paper on her Leverhulme Prize funded Stigma research at "Cultural and social perspectives of stigma in childhood", a participative workshop funded by Scottish Universities Insight Institute Programme on Friday 26 May 2017 at the University of Strathcylde, Glasgow.

  • TFJ seminar

    Transnational Family Justice in Migration Crises

    The Sociological Review Foundation has officially launched their promotion campaign for our event 'Transnational Family Justice in Migration Crises'. Funded by The Sociological Review Foundation Organised by the Department of Sociology, Lancaster University and the School of Law, Middlesex University

  • cemore conf

    CeMoRe Conference Launches New Book Series

    Last month Lancaster University’s Centre for Mobilities Research hosted the inaugural conference of Palgrave Macmillan’s new book series, Mobilites, Literature, Culture.

  • LM Social work

    New Editorial by Lisa Morriss: Multisensoriality and social work research

    Lisa Morris writes on Multisensoriality and social work Research

  • AMF Brexit

    Anne Marie Fortier- Speaks at Post Brexit Event

    Anne Marie Fortier will be speaking at a public lecture exploring a post-brexit Britain in London.

  • sb article

    New Article from Stan Blue

    New Article from Lancaster 50th Anniversary Lecturer Stan Blue. Institutional rhythms: Combining practice theory and rhythmanalysis to conceptualise processes of institutionalisation

  • NERC

    New National Environment Research Council Grant

    Bronislaw Szerszynski is a co-investigator on a new £240k Lancaster University project, funded by the National Environment Research Council (NERC), on the potential effects of greenhouse gas removal technologies on society's commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Principal Investigator is Nils Markusson in LEC.

  • Lancaster Asia Ara Research Group

    Inaugural Reading Group - Lancaster Asia Area Research Group

    Lancaster Asia Area Research Group (LAARG) is an open interdisciplinary reading and research support group with a focus on social issues pertaining to the broad area of Asia. This multidisciplinary group welcomes members from a wide range of disciplines including sociology, international relations, politics, health sciences, data science, economics and finances, management, geography and environmental studies, literature and linguistics. Our intention is to create links between those who have similar research interests as well as a shared space of intellectual communication.

  • The Complete University Guide 2018 rankings

    The Complete University Guide 2018 rankings are now available. Lancaster is ranked ninth out of 129 universities in the Complete University Guide 2018, maintaining its position from last year.

  • Environment Agency Excellence Award for Lancaster research team

    ‘Children, young people and flooding: recovery and resilience’, the only research project working directly with flood-affected children to build future resilience, has won an award from the Environment Agency.