Lynn Jamieson

Lynn is Professor of Sociology, Families and Relationships at  The University of Edinburgh.

Lynn’s research interests include:

  • families, households and all personal relationships
  • intimacy
  • identity
  • all stages of the lifecourse
  • social change
  • methods of social research
  • environment
  • sexual offences

Current CRFR focus:

Lynn is currently involved in the longitudinal study, Growing Up in Scotland and Twenty+ futures, a study looking at the thoughts and views of young people aged 20-29 on various current issues including recession, climate change, security threats and parenting.

Lynn is also writing about people living alone and families and the environment.

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