I have an extensive background in quantitative research methods applied to social and behavioural sciences. My scholarly interests are the sociology of cultural consumption and taste, music, leisure, social stratification, and statistical modelling. .
I am Research Fellow at Leeds Beckett University. My main research interests are based on issues of consumption, in particular a social network and relational approach to the concept.
Leeds Beckett University
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I am a senior research fellow at Manchester University.