Maev McDaid

MA, BA (Hons)

Department of Sociological Studies

PhD Student

  • 2016: MA Sociological Research (University of Sheffield)
  • 2010: BA (Hons) Modern History (University of Liverpool)
Research interests
  • Migration
  • Ageing policy
  • Communities
  • Religion and Ethnicity

Thesis: An ethnographic study of the needs and experiences of older Irish migrants in England

Research group


Professional activities
  • Member of the British Sociological Association
  • Member of the British Society of Gerontology
  • Member of the University of Sheffield Migrant Research Network


  • 2015: ESRC 1+3 Studentship, Department of Sociological Studies, University of Sheffield
  • 2010: WIP scholarship, University of Liverpool
  • 2009: Royal Institution (Iliff) Award, Faculty Prize, University of Liverpool