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Dr John Goldthorpe FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Fellow, Nuffield College, Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Research Fellow and Assistant Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Leicester, 1957 - 1960
  • Research Fellow and Assistant Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of Leicester, 1957 - 1960
  • Fellow of King's College and University Lecturer in the Faculty of Economics and Politics, University of Cambridge, 1960 - 1969
  • Official Fellow, Nuffield College University of Oxford, 1969 - 2002
  • Emeritus Fellow, Nuffield College, Oxford, Nuffield College University of Oxford, 2002
  • Official Fellow, Nuffield College, University of Oxford, Nuffield College University of Oxford, 1969
  • Emeritus Fellow, Nuffield College University of Oxford, 2012
  • Emeritus Fellow, Nuffield College, Oxford, and Research Fellow, Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education, London, Institute of Education University of London, 2008
  • Distinguished Senior Research Fellow, Department of Social Policy and Intervention, University of Oxford, 2012 - 2015

Publications

The Affluent Worker 3 Volumes 1968-9

Social mobility and class structure in modern Britain 1980

The development of industrial society in Ireland _PBA_ 1992

The constant flux: a study of class mobility in industrial societies 1992

On sociology: number, narratives and the integration of research and theory 2000, 2007

Other Sociology, Demography and Social Statistics Fellows

Professor Henri Leridon

The demographic study of human reproduction (fertility, sterility, medically assisted reproduction, contraception, sexual behavior); family (marriage, cohabitation, structures) and population dynamics

Professor David Buckingham

Children, young people, media and education: media use, civic participation, consumerism, youth culture, sexuality, media literacy, media regulation, identity

Professor Melanie Bartley

Research on unemployment, social inequality, gender and other social determinants of health over the life course

Professor Michael Mann

Comparative and historical sociology: the history of power in human societies; fascism and ethnic cleansing