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.
Social sciences researchers at the University of Birmingham are helping to unravel the complex and evolving economic and societal challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Posted 07 April 2020
Dr Gerasimos Tsourapas, Senior Lecturer in Middle East Politics at the School of Government, has won the 2020 ENMISA Distinguished Book Award by the International Studies Association.
Guidance on where to go for accurate and reliable information for Covid-19 news.
Posted 06 April 2020
New book by IRiS Associate, Professor Gracia Liu-Farrer: Immigrant Japan Mobility and Belonging in an Ethnonationalist Society.
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