Sociology of Sleep Group

About the Sociology of Sleep Group

Sociologists at University of Surrey have been pioneering empirical research on the sociology of sleep since 2001.

Research has included:

  • An EU-funded study on Sleep in Ageing Women, an ESRC funded research on Couples and Sleep
  • A four year ESRC funded project Sleep in Ageing (SomnIA)
  • An EU Marie Curie Research Training Network on 'The biomedical and sociological effects of sleep restriction'.