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    mneary@lincoln.ac.uk
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    Lincoln
    Lincolnshire
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    Prof Mike Neary

    Professor of Sociology

    School of Social and Political Sciences
    College of Social Science

    About Mike Neary

    I became Professor of Sociology in the School of Political and Social Sciences in 2014. Before that I was the Dean of Teaching and Learning at the University of Lincoln from 2007 - 14, Head of the Centre for Educational Research and Development 2007 - 2012 and Director of the Graduate School 2011 - 2014.  Prior to taking up my appointment at Lincoln I taught Political Sociology at the University of Warwick 1993 - 2007. Before becoming an academic I worked in youth development and community education in South London 1979 - 1993. I was awarded a National Teaching Fellowship by the Higher Education Academy in 2007.  The Students’ Union at Lincoln granted me honourary life membership in 2014 for my work with students. I am a founding member of the Social Science Centre, Lincoln, a co-operative providing free public higher education.

    Subject Specialism

    Political Sociology, Marxist Social Theory

    Qualifications

    • Phd Sociology University of Warwick 1990 - 1994
    • MA Geography - Employment and Planning Middlesex Polytechnic 1987 - 1989
    • BA (Hons) International History and Politics University of Leeds 1974 - 1977

    Awards

    • £300k Learning Landscapes in Higher Education, Leadership Foundation for Higher Education 2008 - 10
    • £200k Student as Producer Higher Education Academy 2010-2013
    • £3.5mill Reinvention Centre for Undergraduate Research University of Warwick 2004 - 2009

    Professional Affiliations

    • National Teaching Fellow, Higher Education Academy

    Research in the Lincoln Repository

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