Early Career Forum

No matter what age you are, if you identify as an Early Career Sociologist, then this is the Forum for you!

Launched in 2009, the BSA Early Career Forum (ECF) recognises the distinct set of challenges facing early career sociologists in the current academic and employment climate and aims to provide support and assistance to meet the specific needs of this community.

Are you interested in being a BSA Early Career Forum Co-convenor?

The BSA Early Career Forum is looking for new Co-convenors to join the team. We work together to make sure that student members of the Association are kept up-to-date with matters of specific interest to them.  Read the full Call for Convenor/s and express your interest by Friday, 12 April 2024.

About the Forum

Working in conjunction with established academic organizations (e.g. C-SAP, SRA) and alongside the BSA's thriving study group network, we provide the following services designed to support the career development of our members:


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Take a look at our extensive events calendar and reserve your place.

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Find out more about our internationally recognised academic journals - Cultural Sociology, Sociology and Work, employment & society.

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