Dr Wendy Bottero

Reader in Sociology

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Wendy studied Social and Political Sciences at the University of Cambridge, before completing her PhD at the University of Edinburgh. She taught at the University of Abertay, Dundee, worked as a Researcher on the Family History Project at Cambridge University, and then moved to a Lecturership at the University of Southampton. She has been at Manchester since January 2006 and was Head of Sociology from 2013-16.

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I am keen to supervise research students in the areas of stratification and inequality; social mobility and social reproduction; social ties and interaction; and identities and social divisions.


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