Today Nuffield College hosts a workshop in honour of Duncan Gallie and his contribution to comparative economic sociology.
Professor Gallie joined Nuffield College as a Research Fellow in 1971, leaving in 1973. He returned as an Official Fellow in 1985 and became Professor of Sociology in 1996. He was made a Fellow of the British Academy in 1995 and a CBE in 2009. Recent research projects include EQUALSOC (Economic Change, Quality of Life and Social Cohesion) and the 2012 British Skills and Employment Survey. A Full biography can be found here.
He was also Fellow Librarian from 2001 until his retirement in 2014. Many of his books can be found in Nuffield College Library using the following link: http://bit.ly/dgallie