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Professor Rosalind Edwards

Professor Rosalind Edwards

Professor of Sociology

Research interests

  • Families and parenting
  • Qualitative and mixed research methods
  • Qualitative and longitudinal data analysis

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Accepting applications from PhD students.

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Rosalind Edwards is Professor of Sociology based in the department of Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology (SSPC) in the School of Economic, Social and Political Sciences at the University of Southampton.

Rosalind’s research focuses on family lives and policies, on advancing qualitative, qualitative longitudinal and mixed research methods, and on learning about decolonising and Indigenous partnership research approaches.  She contributes to teaching on race and ethnicity, and research methods.

Rosalind is also a Visiting Fellow at the National Centre for Research Methods, coordinated from the University of Southampton.