What does a Sociologist do?

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What does a Sociologist do?

Find out what some of our former students do today – and how they think that our Master's Programmes in Sociology at Stockholm University helped them realize their professional goals. 

Mayya Shmidt. Photo: Private

“I don’t think it was a coincidence that I was offered a PhD position immediately after graduation"

Mayya Shmidt studied our Master’s Programme in Sociology, and is now enrolled as a PhD student at Uppsala University.

Sepehr Saeidibonab

"My master’s thesis helped me in realizing my professional goals in Sweden"

What does a sociologist do? Sepehr Saeidibonab studied our Master's Programme in Applied Social Research, and is now working as a credential evaluator at UHR, the Swedish Council for Higher Education.

Sofia Härd, alumn från Sociologiska institutionen, Stockholms universitet.

“No Master’s programme could compare with the Master’s Programme in Applied Social Research"

What does a Sociologist do? Our alumna Sofia Härd studied our Master’s Programme in Applied Social Research and is now a doctoral student at the Department of Social Work at Stockholm University.

Adam Andersson-Gullsby. Photo: BRÅ

“The Department of Sociology is a great place for research training”

What does a Sociologist do? Our alumnus Adam Andersson-Gullsby studied our Master’s programme in Sociology and is now working as a research assistant at The Swedish Centre for Preventing Violent Extremism.

Linnea Claésson

“Stockholm University is one of the best places to be for learning quantitative Sociology”

Our alumna Linnea Claésson studied our Master’s Programme in Applied Social Research, and is now working as a project leader at Dalarna University.

Rebecca Rönningen.

"I consider Sociology a left out angle in the popular belief of human behavior"

What does a sociologist do? Our alumna Rebecca Rönningen studied our Master's Programme in Applied Social Research, and is now working as an analyst at the Social services department in the City of Stockholm.

Ackson Mwale.

"My education gave me a solid foundation for a career in the field of Sociology"

What does a sociologist do? Our alumnus Ackson Mwale, now a lecturer at the University of Zambia, studied the Master's Programme in Sociology at Stockholm University. He says the programme opened and broadened his scope of the field of Sociology.

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