Sam de BoiseTitle: Postdoctoral Research Fellow School/office: School of Music, Theatre and Art
Phone: +46 19 303334
About Sam de Boise
Sam is a postdoctoral researcher in musicology.
He graduated with a BA (Hons) in sociology from the University of Leeds in 2006 and a MA (Hons) in Sociology at the University of Birmingham in 2007. He worked as a media researcher from 2008-2009 before beginning his PhD in Sociology at the University of Leeds in 2009. After completing his doctorate in 2012 he worked as a teaching fellow in Sociology and Social Psychology in the Department of Sociology, at the University of York, from 2012-2014. He joined Musikhögskolan at Örebro in August 2014 to take up a postdoctoral research position. His current project is looking to explore gender and participation in different types of musical activity in the UK and Sweden.
He primarily writes and researches on gender, feminist theory, music and social inequalities but also has an active interest in looking at capitalist social relations, social change and music.
He also teaches on the music education and musicology programs within the department.