British Academy Research Fellow, University of Warwick

William Barylo is a researcher in Sociology focusing on the articulations between diasporic cultures, religions and hyper-modernity from a decolonial and restorative perspective. He has been awarded a British Academy Postdoctoral Research Fellowship and is the author of ‘Young Muslim Change-Makers’ (Routledge 2017). In 2018 he has jointly launched the project and platform I Am Not What Is Broken about Mental Health victories in the Black, South Asian and Muslim diasporas.

Experience

  • –present
    British Academy Research Fellow, University of Warwick

Education

  • 2016 
    EHESS, PhD in Sociology

Publications

  • 2018
    Spaces and modes of Muslim community organisation(s) in Paris and London, Francosphères
  • 2017
    Young Muslim Change-Makers: Grassroots Charities Rethinking Modern Societies, Routledge
  • 2017
    Islam as a Matrix: Young Muslim Volunteers Blurring the Lines Between Mundane and Sacred, Method and Theory in the Study of Religion
  • 2016
    Neo-Liberal Not-For-Profits: The Embracing of Corporate Culture in European Muslim Charities, Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs

Grants and Contracts

  • 2018
    British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Role:
    Funding Source:
    British Academy

Professional Memberships

  • British Sociological Association - Sociology of Religion Group