The Soc-B CDT is comprised of three UK Higher Education Institutions (HEI): University College London (UCL), the University of Manchester and the University of Essex. The CDT is overseen by the Soc-B Board of Directors which includes two Co-Directors from each Soc-B HEI (Dr Anne McMunn and Dr Sahra Gibbon at UCL, Professor Tarani Chandola and Professor Neil Pendleton at the University of Manchester, and Professor Meena Kumari and Professor Leonard Schalkwyk) in addition to the CDT Director, Professor Yvonne Kelly and the Director of the UCL, Bloomsbury & East London (UBEL) ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership, Professor Andy Tolmie, both of whom are based at UCL. Each participating HEI houses its own Soc-B Management Group comprised of staff representatives from each participating Soc-B department.