Expressions of Interest for the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2021

Applications are now open for researchers from across all disciplines to deliver public engagement events throughout November

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ESRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) – Call for Proposals

Are you a social science researcher? You could benefit from a range of funding through our ESRC IAA. Apply by 6 September at 12 noon.

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An update on Pride in the Field (PIF)

PRIDE IN THE FIELD (PIF): Promoting Inclusive Fieldwork Spaces for LGBTQ+ Workers in Research, Policy and Practice, is led by Dr Martin Zebracki.

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About LSSI

Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI) is committed to fostering collaborations that can produce ‘research with impact’. It supports interdisciplinarity and promotes relations with external partners in the public, private and third sectors, on a local, national and international scale.

Our focus areas

The cross-faculty support that LSSI provides for the social science at Leeds is targeted in three key areas:

  1. Developing and promoting interdisciplinary research excellence
  2. Maximising impact, knowledge exchange, and public and policy engagement
  3. Delivering skills training and capacity building opportunities in order to equip the next generation of research leaders.

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The ICKLE project focuses on ten primary schools in Leeds to investigate the impact of disruption to schooling during the...

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Applications are now open for researchers from across all disciplines to deliver public engagement events throughout November We’re pleased to...

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PGR student to work on a project with Pluto Journals Ltd and the...

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Deadline: Monday 6th September at 12 noon The ESRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) supports a comprehensive portfolio of activities and...

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A seminar series designed to connect academic knowledge with pressing policy agendas Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI) and the Department...

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Linking Leeds has expanded to include the Department for Transport (DfT). The Linking Leeds webinars aim to help build a richer...

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The deadline for applying to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) passed on the 30th June 2021, but there is an...

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In order to help build a richer connection between the academic and policy worlds, the Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI)...

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