Department of Sociology


As a Department, we seek to produce sociology that is public-facing, fully engaged with London as a global city, and with major contemporary debates in the intersection between economy, politics and society – with issues such as financialisation, inequality, migration, urban ecology, and climate change.



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Did you miss our event last week on "Defending Academic Autonomy in Turkey"? 📺You can now catch up with the video……

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Next week @craigjcalhoun joins us for the second part of his three-part lecture series! 🎧Catch up with the first……

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Laura Kemp - MPhil/PhD Enquiries

Kylie Patterson - Enquiries regarding MSc Programmes: City Design and Social Science; Culture and Society; Sociology; Inequalities and Social Science

Alexander Wright - Enquiries regarding MSc Programmes: Human Rights; Economy, Risk and Society; Political Sociology


Department of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE