Sophie McDaid completed a BA in French and Sociology and progressed into our PhD Programme focussing her research on, 'Practices of Embodied Appearance in Young Adult Irish Women'. Here she talks about how a former sociology student now plays a key role in Microsoft's XBox Studios.
Book Launch: Are The Irish Different? (06/11/2014)
The Keough-Norton Centre and the School of Sociology invite you to the launch of, 'Are the Irish Different?' edited by Tom Inglis.
Panels are announced for the upcoming postgraduate conference. This one day conference will bring together research students from across Ireland to discuss important sociological and political issues facing contemporary Europe.
The Council funds excellent researchers across all disciplines and encourages interdisciplinary research and engagement with enterprise. It aims to support an expertise-driven research system in order to enhance Ireland’s innovation capacity and skills base in a rapidly changing global environment where knowledge is key to economic, social and cultural development.