Associate Professor of Sociology
Monash University



Research expertise:

  • Social class
  • Masculinity
  • Education
  • Employment

Key publications:

  • Roberts, S. (2018) Young working class men in transition, Routledge
    France, A. & Roberts, S. (2017): Youth and Social Class: Enduring Inequality in the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. Palgrave
  • Roberts, S., Anderson, E. & McGrath, R. (2016) ‘Continuity, change and complexity in the performance of masculinity among elite young footballers in England’, British Journal of Sociology.
  • Roberts, S. (2011) ‘Beyond ‘Neet’ and tidy pathways: Considering the ‘missing middle’ of youth transition studies’, Journal of Youth Studies, vol. 14, no.1, pp. 21-40