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Prof Jennifer Mason - personal details

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Role: Professor in Sociology




Jennifer is Professor in Sociology. She joined the University of Manchester in September 2005, when she became founding Co-Director (with Professor Carol Smart) of the Morgan Centre for Research into Everyday Lives.  She continued co-directing the Morgan Centre until January 2015. She has directed two 'nodes' of the ESRC National Centre for Research Methods: Real Life Methods (2005-2008), and Realities (2008-2011).  Prior to Manchester, Jennifer was Reader in Sociology at the University of Leeds.

Jennifer has served on the ESRC Research Resources Board, and she was Vice Chair of the ESRC Research Committee, and Chair of the ESRC Grants Delivery Group, between 2012 and 2015