College of Social Sciences (CoSS)

The College of Social Sciences brings together over 360 academics (including 86 professors) and 264 professional staff across a range of disciplines and interdisciplinary fields. Around 25% of our staff are international and combined with over 42,500 global alumni representing over 185 countries, our work impacts all areas of society grounded in the key disciplines of business, economics, education, government and society, and social policy.

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Birmingham Business School

Posted 31 May 2016

Partners in crime: The value of cross-discipli0nary working

Criminal justice challenges require collaborative working across disciplines, with active academic-practitioner partnerships, argues Reader in Economics Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay in a piece for the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies.

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School of Education

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School of Government and Society

Posted 27 May 2016

Experts Examine Political Parties in Europe

The POLSIS Parties, Voters and Elections Research Group hold a seminar with Distinguished External Speakers to discuss political parties in contemporary Europe.

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School of Social Policy

Posted 31 May 2016

CoSS success in China

A very successful visit recently took place to the Universities of Sun Yat Sen, Nankai and the Central University of Finance and Economics in China.

Posted 27 May 2016

Foundation Group model – time for a new blueprint?

Sarah Morgan, Programme Director for the Foundation Healthcare Group Vanguard and the Director of Organisational Development for Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust discusses the Foundation Group model

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