Doctor Charlie Walker

Dr Charlie Walker

 MA, MSocSci, PhD
Associate Professor

Research interests

  • Postsocialism
  • Masculinities
  • Care leavers

More research

Accepting applications from PhD students.


Charlie Walker is Associate Professor in the Comparative Sociology of Russia, Eastern Europe and Eurasia. His work addresses transformations relating to gender, social class, employment, education, migration, social protection, and youth transitions in Russia and the former Soviet Union. His most recent projects have explored contemporary constructions of masculinity and the wellbeing of working-class men in Russia and Ukraine, and the experiences of young people leaving care in Russia.

For information about Charlie's research projects and publications, please visit his personal webpage