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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 Peter Taylor-Gooby

Risk and uncertainty; social policy and state welfare, especially theoretical and normative approaches; cross-national comparative work in Europe and East Asia; public attitudes to inequality, social justice and social policy

Professor Robert Sampson

Urban inequality and the social structure of contemporary cities, including the study of neighbourhood effects; stability and change in crime over the life course