Professor Sarah Franklin

Sarah Franklin is a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator and the Chair of Sociology at the University of Cambridge where she directs the Reproductive Sociology Research Group (ReproSoc). Her research addresses the history and culture of UK IVF, the IVF-stem cell interface, cloning, embryo research, and changing understandings of kinship, biology, and technology. She has contributed to the fields of gender theory and science studies as well as the study of animal modelsĀ and visual culture, including bioart.Read more >>

Research sponsors


British Academy

Wellcome Trust

Philomathia Foundation