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Pathways out of prostitution: Identity and stigma amongst those engaged in commercial sexual exploitation

PhD Studentship Applications are invited for a fully-funded PhD studentship (ESRC) investigating the social and psychological factors that shape the opportunities for women involved in commercial sexual exploitation to exit prostitution. Because of the nature of this research, only female candidates can be considered. The studentship: Funding is available (fees plus maintenance grant) to undertake research leading to a PhD at ...

Dundee Graduate Eilidh MacDonald appointed Sheriff

Eilidh MacDonald, a graduate of Dundee Law School, has been appointed to the office of sheriff, on the recommendation of the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.  Following a traineeship with MacLeod and MacCallum Solicitors, Ms MacDonald became a senior legal assistant with Forest and Co in 1998 and then a partner with Simpson MacDonald Solicitors in 1999. She has been the head of office and solicitor for the public defence s...