Dr Abigail Tazzyman

Sheffield Methods Institute

Lecturer in Qualitative Methods

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Dr Abigail Tazzyman
Sheffield Methods Institute
Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS)
219 Portobello
Sheffield
S1 4DP
Profile

Abigail joined the Sheffield Methods Institute as a Lecturer in Qualitative Methods in September 2020. Previously she was a Research Associate at Alliance Manchester Business School, University of Manchester. Abigail completed a PhD at the University of York in 2015. Her thesis investigated female cultures of body modification across the life course, focusing on how women learn practices and the social norms which surround them. Taking an interdisciplinary approach, her research interests focus on organisation studies, inequalities and medical sociology/health services research and their intersection.

Research interests

Abigail’s research focuses on the intersection between organisation studies, inequalities and medical sociology/health services research. Her research interests include:

  • Gender and organisations
  • Organisations, workforce and inequalities
  • Professions, power and identity
  • Qualitative research methods
  • Embodiment
  • Health services/medical sociology
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