School of Health in Social Science

Research

We have a strong national and international reputation as a major centre for research from combined perspectives of health and social science.

Research excellence and national assessment (REF2014)

The School of Health in Social Science achieves excellent rankings in national research assessment.

Research themes

We have identified seven interdisciplinary research themes, which build on the School's existing research strengths.

Research Centres

The School has research centres, which build on the School's existing research strengths.

Research programmes

The School of Health in Social Science offers MSc, MPhil and PhD research degrees in all four subject areas.

Research students

The School has a large and vibrant postgraduate research community.

Ethics policy and procedures

All research executed under the auspices of the School of Health in Social Science (SHSS) must have undergone formal ethical review within the UK, prior to commencing data collection.

Research videos

Watch short videos of our staff discussing their area of research (part of the Research in a Nutshell project).

Research videos