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Professor Robert Sampson FBA

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About this Fellow

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

Website: http://scholar.harvard.edu/sampson/

Appointments

Current post

  • Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences, Harvard University

Other Sociology, Demography and Social Statistics Fellows

Professor John Scott

Social stratification and power, property ownership and business organisation; theory and its history in sociology, early British sociology; social network analysis, research methodology, the use of documents in social research.

Professor Sara Arber

Gender and ageing, including care-giving, older men, pensions; health inequalities, including women's health, social capital, cross-national comparisons; sociology of sleep, research on women, couples and ageing

Professor David Firth

Statistical theory, modelling, methods and computation; applications in health and social research

Baroness (Ruth) Lister of Burtersett

Social policy and sociology; poverty; citizenship, in particular from the perspectives of women, children and young people; gender and welfare; social security