Dingwall Enterprises Ltd. was established in 2010 to deliver Robert Dingwall’s professional services as a consulting sociologist. These services relate particularly to organizational strategy, public engagement and knowledge transfer. More details about some of the projects undertaken by Dingwall Enterprises can be found here.
Robert Dingwall draws on more than forty years’ experience as an academic researcher studying health care, legal services, and science and technology policy at the Universities of Aberdeen, Oxford and Nottingham. Over that time, he has held grants and contracts worth more than £7 million (at 2017 prices) in total from the Leverhulme and Wellcome Trusts, ESRC, NERC, MRC, EPSRC, BBSRC, the EU, the UK Department of Health and various NHS/NIHR programmes, the Ministry of Justice, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the Food Standards Agency. These have resulted in 30 books and more than 100 scientific papers. Robert Dingwall is also an experienced manager: he served for five years as head of a large social science department and founded and directed what was one of Europe’s leading research institutes in science and technology studies for 12 years. He retains an academic association as a part-time professor in the School of Social Sciences at Nottingham Trent University.
Robert has been a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences since 2002 and an Honorary Member of the Faculty of Public Health since 2014. He was awarded the 2020 Prize for Contributions to the Socio-Legal Community by the Socio-Legal Studies Association.
Dingwall Enterprises is registered with Companies House in England and Wales. Company number 7174271.