Re-evaluating the 1980s and 1990s Through Life Histories: Politics, Privatisation and the Culture of Government Research
This project, based on oral history fieldwork, will consider how changes in the workplace that were driven by the politics of the period were linked to more general social and cultural change during the 1980s and 1990s. The specific focus will be on the working lives and careers of government scientists, whose workplace environments were transformed by commercialisation and privatisation.
This project is an AHRC funded Collaborative Doctoral Partnership with the British Library, where the student will be based.
Closing Date for Applications: 1 Dec 2015
Start Date: January 2016
Dr Sally Horrocks, T: 0116 252 5070 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Further details available http://tinyurl.com/re-evaluating-studentship