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Andrew Gamble returns to the University of Sheffield

We are delighted to announce that Professor Andrew Gamble joins SPERI and the Department of Politics as of today as part-time Professorial Fellow. Andrew worked at the University of Sheffield from 1973 to 2007, variously as Professor of Politics and Head of the Department of Politics, Director of the Political Economy Research Centre (PERC) and Pro-Vice-Chancellor.  He then moved to … Continue reading

1 October 2014 by
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Hannah Lambie-Mumford at the Child Poverty Action Group’s (CPAG) welfare rights conference

SPERI’s new Research Fellow Hannah Lambie-Mumford gave a keynote address at Child Poverty Action Group’s (CPAG) welfare rights conference yesterday. Her talk on ‘food, poverty and the rise of food banks’ opened the day-long conference where delegates from across the north of England came together to discuss issues affecting families at risk of debt or facing destitution. In her speech … Continue reading

5 September 2014 by
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Goodbye, Sarah; welcome, Laure

By Colin Hay & Tony Payne Today we have to say a final goodbye in SPERI to Sarah Boswell who is moving to a new position as Research Marketing and Communications Manager in the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Sheffield.  Sarah became SPERI’s administrator even before the Institute was formally launched in February 2012 and ever since … Continue reading

4 April 2014 by
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