Dr Charlie Walker PhD
Associate Professor in Sociology, Deputy Head of Social Sciences (Education),Director of Programmes for Social Sciences
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Dr Charlie Walker is Associate Professor in Sociology within Social Sciences: Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology at the University of Southampton.
Charlie's main research interests lie in the sociology of youth, work, and education, with a focus in eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
Charlie joined Southampton from the Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre at St Antony's College, University of Oxford, where from 2007 he was CEELBAS Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Social Inequality in Russia and Eastern Europe. Prior to this, he received his PhD from the Centre for Russian and East European Studies at the European Research Institute, University of Birmingham. He continues to be affiliated to the Centre for East European Language-based Area Studies (a consortium of the Universities of Oxford, Birmingham and UCL), and is Honorary Research Associate at the School of Slavonic and Eastern European Studies, UCL.