The College of Social Sciences brings together over 450 academics (including 90 professors) and over 360 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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12 May 2023
Views of migrants in the UK and British citizens living abroad are featured in a new season of the popular podcast 'Who do we think we are?'
Scholars contribute to a major collection published by Oxford University Press offering unique insight into the concept of superdiversity.
10 May 2023
New research into the future of work has revealed that technological disruptions could lead to ‘anti-human’ workplaces.
05 May 2023
Professor of Social Policy and Director of the Third Sector Research Centre, John Mohan explains why the Big Help Out won't reverse the decline in volunteering.
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