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Ph.D. Linsey MCGOEY Director of Postgraduate Taught, Department of Sociology, University of Essex, Colchester


2002 BA, Journalism and Literature, Carleton University, Ottawa
2004 MSc., Social Anthropology, London School of Economics
2008 PhD., Sociology, London School of Economics
2008-2009 ESRC - Economic and Social Research Council, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Geography, University of Oxford
2008-2010 James Martin Research Fellow, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
2010-2014 Lecturer, Sociology (Assistant Professor), University of Essex
since 2013 Co-director, CRESI Centre for Research in Economic Sociology and Innovation, University of Essex
2014-2017 Senior Lecturer, Sociology, University of Essex
since 2017 Reader, Sociology, University of Essex


Director, Essex Centre for Research in Economic Sociology and Innovation
Council member, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), 2016-2019


McGoey L.: No such thing as a free gift: The Gates Foundation and the price of philanthropy, Verso, London and New York, 2015
Co-Editor, Routledge International Handbook of Ignorance Studies, 2015