Research Output per year
My main area of research is the sociology of death and dying - my current research projects are exploring student experiences of learning about death and also looking into the experiences of those returning to work after a bereavement.
Latest article: 'Teaching Death to Undergraduates: Exploring the Student Experience of Discussing Emotive Topics in the University Classroom' in Educational Review:
Articles currently under review:
Returning to Work After a Bereavement: An Emotional Labour analysis in Sociological Compass
Bereavement Policy and Corporate Social Responsibility in The International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy
Sociology of death, Sociology of the Internet, Sociology and the Life Course.
PhD, University of Warwick
30 Sep 2005 → 1 Nov 2009
Teaching death to undergraduates: Exploring the student experience of discussing emotive topics in the university classroomPitimson, N., 7 Aug 2019, In : Educational Review. 31 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › Research › peer-review