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BSA Philip Abrams Memorial Prize 2018 – Call for Nominations

Nominations are now being sought for the BSA Philip Abrams Memorial (PAM) Prize 2018. The PAM prize is awarded to the best first and sole-authored book within the discipline of sociology published between 1st December 2016 and 30th November 2017. Read more …

Editor vacancy: Higher Education Quarterly

The SRHE and Wiley invite individuals to apply for the position of Editor for Higher Education Quarterly Read more …

Call for papers: Sociology, Psychoanalysis and the Psychosocial Study Group sub-stream at the 2018 BSA Conference

Find out how to contribute a paper to the Sociology, Psychoanalysis and the Psychosocial Study Group’s ‘grouping’ or  ’sub-stream’ at the 2018 BSA conference to be held at Northumbria University, 10-12 April 2018. The submission deadline is 13 October 2017. Read more …

SRHE Event: Breaking the Mould Series – Webinar 2 Creativity in Research, 26 Oct

The breaking the mould series is a new series of webinars for new and early career researchers. They provide a space to be inspire by the way in which people use new and original research, and start discussions ahead of the SRHE Newer Researchers Conference  on the 5th December 2017 Read more …

Call for papers: Crime Surveys User Conference 2017 – closing 25 Sept

The annual Crime Surveys User Conference, organised by the UK Data Service, will be held on Friday 8 December. The event is free to attend and will be held at the Royal Statistical Society in London. Read more …

British Society of Criminology: Early Career Researchers Network – call for papers

All paper proposals should ideally be part of PhD research or a postdoctoral study addressing a country or a region in Eurasia. It is planned to publish the selection of papers from this workshop as a special issue in a journal that focuses on illegality. Read more …

News from BAICE

Updates from BAICE, including details of the BAICE Conference 2018, various funding opportunities and the appointment of their new President, Professor Michael Crossley FRSA FAcSS. Read more …

Sociology Editorial Board Seeking New Members – apply by 3 Oct

Sociology is seeking 3 new members to join its Editorial Board and serve from January 2018 to end of December 2020. Read more …

SRHE Event: Measuring Employability Gain – approaches from different countries, 21 Nov

This network meeting takes the opportunity to look beyond the borders. Speakers from Germany and Italy, together with a speaker from the OECD will allow for a discussion of the way other countries identify learning and employability gain in higher education. Read more …

BSC Innovation Fund Grants now available for members

The BSC is delighted to announce that Innovation Fund Grants of up to £1,000 are now available for members to organise one-day conferences, colloquiums or symposiums in the field of criminology and criminal justice. Read more …