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Professor Clare Williams

Professor Clare Williams
Professor Of Sociology

Summary

Having worked as a nurse and health visitor for 20 years I completed my PhD in 1998, with the support of a Department of Health Fellowship. In 2001 I joined King\'s College London to undertake my Post Doctoral Fellowship, funded by the Wellcome Trust Biomedical Ethics Programme. I was appointed Professor of Social Science of Biomedicine at King’s in 2006. I moved to Brunel in June 2011 and in January 2012 was appointed Deputy Head of School for Research in the School of Social Sciences. In April 2014 I was appointed Dean of Research for Brunel University London. In June 2017 I was appointed Honorary Professor of Sociology. 

Qualifications:

  • PhD Sociology (Surrey)
  • MSc Medical Sociology (Royal Holloway)
  • BSc Health Studies (Surrey)

Newest selected publications

Dumbili, EW. and Williams, C. (2016) 'Awareness of alcohol advertisements and perceived influence on alcohol consumption: a qualitative study of Nigerian university students'. Addiction Research and Theory. ISSN: 1606-6359 Open Access Link

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Samuel, G., Cribb, A., Owens, J. and Williams, C. (2016) 'Relative Values: Perspectives on a Neuroimaging Technology From Above and Within the Ethical Landscape'. Journal of Bioethical Inquiry. ISSN: 1176-7529 Open Access Link

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Samuel, G., williams, C. and Gardner, J. (2015) 'UK science press officers, professional vision and the generation of expectations'. Public Understanding of Science. ISSN: 1361-6609 Open Access Link

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Gardner, J., Samuel, G. and Williams, C. (2015) 'Sociology of Low Expectations: Recalibration as Innovation Work in Biomedicine'. Science Technology and Human Values.Open Access Link

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Gardner, J. and Williams, C. (2015) 'Responsible research and innovation: A manifesto for empirical ethics?'. Clin Ethics, 10 (1-2). pp. 5 - 12. ISSN: 1477-7509 Open Access Link

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