Faculty of Social Sciences research areas and groups
Our social sciences research groups are at the forefront of international research in Education Practice/Theory, and Social Work and Social Policy.
Our research groups in Education Practice / Theory
Our work seeks to resolve major societal problems such as achieving excellence and equity in pupil outcomes. To achieve this, we use an interdisciplinary approach to studying social and educational practice across different research areas.
Our research groups in Social Work and Social Policy
Our research groups are founded on interdisciplinary teams with backgrounds in social policy, social work, criminology, demography, urban studies, dementia studies and social gerontology.