Maurizio Meloni

Senior Research Fellow 

Sociological Studies

University of Sheffield  

Maurizio is a social theorist working on the historical, conceptual, and political implications of the life sciences. Maurizio joined University of Sheffield's Department of Sociological Studies in July 2015 in the context of a Leverhulme Grant on epigenetics and public policy. The Leverhulme grant explores how epigenetic knowledge is being used to understand health inequalities, explore its influence on public and policy debates, and assess its broader impact on society.