The MPhil and PhD are aimed at students who anticipate a career in which research plays a major role and who want to focus on an independent piece of research.
LSHTM provides a stimulating...Read more
Our research expertise centres around three themes: Identities, the Sociology of Health and Life Sciences and Social Transformations. Our research tradition covers sociology, social policy and social anthropology. ...Read more
PhD research programmes will allow you to explore your own interests in sociology, supported by the expertise of our staff.
You’ll be allocated two supervisors, with additional staff members...Read more
The Institute of Cognition and Culture (ICC) is one of the worlds first centres for research in the cognitive science of culture. This is a burgeoning interdisciplinary field in which scholars...Read more
Social anthropology is widely regarded by employers as an excellent training, equipping holders of the degree with a range of employable skills. The value and relevance of the discipline are...Read more
Intercultural Communication Provisional Integrated PhD
An Integrated PhD is a degree that combines a taught element with a shorter research project. You need to find a suitable academic supervisor at Birkbeck, who can offer the requisite expertise to guide...Read more
The Faculty of Health Sciences provides opportunities for research to MPhil and PhD level or MPhil with transfer to PhD. The route to your degree will give you a unique intellectual challenge...Read more
A vibrant research community in criminology supports students to become excellent researchers who are theoretically informed and actively engaged in the public debate about crime and justice. ...Read more
Why choose this course
Boasting an international reputation and a thriving academic environment, the Department of Sociology supervises PhDs in a wide range of subjects across sociology, criminology,...Read more
The School of Social Sciences provides a stimulating and supportive environment for postgraduate training. The emphasis is on small groups, close working relationships between students and supervisors,...Read more
Criminal Justice PhD: The University has strengths in policing, criminal justice and criminology and has a vibrant research culture underpinned by the work of Criminal Justice Practice - which supplies...Read more
Why choose this course?
PhD students at the Department of Social Sciences, Inclusion and Public Protection (SSIPP) are supervised by academics who are leading experts across a range of areas in which...Read more
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programme comprises a significant piece of research which will enable you to contribute to the academic community through a large written thesis (typically up to 90,000 words). ...Read more
OverviewResearch may be pursued in or across four main areas, each of which is the focus of separate sections in the department: Biological Anthropology; Material, Visual and Digital Culture; Medical...Read more
The Professional Doctorate in Criminal Justice develops current and aspiring criminal justice professionals to operate confidently at a strategic level, providing skills to drive evidence-based change...Read more
ProfDoc Doctor of Policing, Security and Criminal Justice
LJMUs Prof. Doc. in Policing, Security and Criminal Justice enables practitioners and early career academics to reach the highest level of academic attainment.
An ideal programme of further study for...Read more
As a postgraduate research student, you could investigate what education promises, delivers and looks like to different groups of people around the world, or explore the role of education in creating...Read more
PhD by Professional Practice 2 - Sociology and Criminology
The PhD by Professional Practice is designed for candidates who are established professionals and creatives engaged in professional practice in any discipline.
Where the candidate is still...Read more