Welcome to the College of Social Sciences

Professor Sara Carter is Vice-Principal and Head of the College of Social Sciences

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the College of Social Sciences. Staff photo for web

Our world class research and teaching focuses on understanding and transforming societies through collaborative social science. Comprising five Schools and a joint Research Institute, the College is home to over 1300 staff and nearly 11,000 students. We bring together inspiring people in a creative, engaged, and collaborative environment for learning and research to engender positive social change. 

Our internationally renowned research addresses some of society's grand challenges: Addressing Inequalities; Challenges in Changing Cities; Digital Society and Economy; and Sustainable Development - our four main interdisciplinary research themes. We are committed to excellent teaching informed by world-leading research, and developing graduates with the knowledge, skills and insight to become future world changers.

We look forward to you studying, working and collaborating with us. 

Professor Sara Carter

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