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Name Dr Katharine Charsley
Job title Reader in Sociology
Department School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies University of Bristol
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work+44 (0)117 331 8092
Qualifications MA(Hon), MSc, PhD(Edin)
Professional details
Keywords gender
the family
graduate migration
transnational marriages
Areas of expertise My principle research interests are in gender, the family, and migration, particularly in the field of cross-border marriages. I have carried out ethnographic research on Pakistani transnational marriages and I have broader interests in South Asia and its diasporas, and in ethnicity and transnationalism. I have also worked on Scottish graduate migration and retention. I am currently developing further research on marriage-related migration to Britain.