Category: Blog

Attention Sociologists Employed/Running an Organisation or Business

Are you a non-academic sociologist running a not-for-profit organisation, a consulting business or some other professional service? If you would like to share  the knowledge and expertise of your organisation, you can fill out a brief questionnaire telling us about how you apply your…

International Profile on Applied Sociologists

We are currently compiling a profile of the different work conducted by applied sociologists around the world. If you would like to fill out a brief questionnaire about your work history and your views on the state of applied sociology in your country, please…

Working Notes Publication Deadline Extended to 1st of March

The submissions date for the first edition of our online publication, Working Notes, has been extended to the 1st of March. We encourage you to submit any short research papers or reflections on your work and activities. This is a chance to show the…

Attention Applied Sociologists: Publication Submissions Are Due 1st of February 2010

Papers for the first edition of “Working Notes” are due on the 1st of February. Working Notes is our free online publication dedicated to sharing the research and activities of non-academic sociologists with the world. For information on how to prepare and submit your…

Research paper on the social services supporting Australian Muslim migrants

The Institute for Social Research has recently published a report by Australian sociologists Lauren Tolsma and Zuleyka Zevallos. The working paper is titled: Enhancing Community Development in Adelaide by Building on the Social Capital of South Australian Muslims. The report provides a sociological analysis…

New publication on applied sociology: Working Notes

Sociology At Work will be hosting a new online international publication entitled “Working Notes”. We are now accepting submissions for the first issue due to be published in April 2010. Submissions for this edition close on the 1st of February 2010. Authors may submit…

News: applied sociologist making an impact with Australian parliament

Ms Anna Burke, Deputy-Speaker, and Australian Labor Party Representative for Chisholm congratulates the work of Sociology at Work member, Dr Christine Walker, and her research and advocacy network on epilepsy. 26 November 2009: In a great example of sociology at work, Ms Anna Burke…