Mastoureh Fathi

Mastoureh Fathi


Personal profile

Personal profile



Sociology of the family (convenor)

Introduction to sociology (convenor)

Race and ethnicy and Migration (convenor)


PhD students:

Utsa Mukherjee - Leisuring Diaspora: Deconstructing Ethnicity and Leisure in the Lives of British Indian Children

Zaheer Ali - Sikh and Hindu religious minorities in Pakistan: An exploratory study of state discourse and demotic practices

Asma Riaz - Exploring the role and practices of NGOs regarding victims of violence against women in Pakistan.


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

Social Research Methods and Statistics, MSc, University of Manchester

Award Date: 1 Apr 2015

Sociology, PhD, University of East London

Award Date: 8 Dec 2011

Gender, Sexualities and Ethnic Studies, MA, University of East London

Award Date: 30 Sept 2006

English Literature and Language, BA, Allameh Tabatabaei Unviersity

Award Date: 1 Jul 2004

External positions

Co-convenor Citizenship Study Group, BSA

2015 → …


  • Sociology
  • Intersectionality
  • gender
  • social class
  • belonging
  • identity