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The Consumer Data Research Centre at the University of Leeds have been working in partnership with Which? to identify the places in the UK where people are most likely to need support in accessing affordable food.These places have been identified by creating the ‘Priority Places for Food Index’, a project led...

We produce a monthly internal newsletter, if you are a University of Leeds student or member of staff,  you can also sign up to our mailing list. Contents of November’s bulletin listed below: LSSI ACTIVITIES 2022 Festival of Social Science – final week! Pump-Prime Funding Available For Collaborative Research Projects...

We are delighted to share the news that Gehan Selim, one of our Deputy Directors has been awarded the honorary title of the Hoffman Wood Chair of Architecture at the University of Leeds. She says “It is with immense pleasure that I receive the Hoffman Wood Chair in Architecture title.  I...

For Collaborative Research Projects Between University of Leeds & University of Buenos Aires The LSSI, in collaboration with the Instituto de Investigaciones Gino Germani (IIGG), organised an online workshop, on the 20th October 2022 aimed at connecting researchers from the University of Leeds (UoL) and the University of Buenos Aires...

At Leeds Social Sciences Institute, we support interdisciplinary research. We are pleased to share with you our Social Science Shorts series of videos. In this video, Professor Gehan Selim, Professor of Architecture and Deputy Director of the LSSI discusses her research on the Umm Qais Heritage site in Jordan, a...

We produce a monthly internal newsletter, if you are a University of Leeds student or member of staff, you can also sign up to our mailing list. Contents of October’s bulletin listed below: LSSI ACTIVITIES Invitation to an online workshop to explore research collaborations between University of Leeds and University of...

We are excited to announce that we have been working on a Co-production toolkit designed with helping Researchers and Early Career Researchers in mind. We include best practice in conducting research in different ways an across a variety of disciplines – with a wealth of case studies to demonstrate how...

At Leeds Social Sciences Institute, we support interdisciplinary research. We are pleased to share with you our Social Science Shorts series of videos. In this video, Dr Kahryn Huges discusses her research involving Timescapes Qualitative Longitudinal Data Archive with Dr Kate Pangbourne of the LSSI. Further details of Timescapes Archive...

The countdown is on to the 20th Festival of Social Science!  The aim of the Festival is to reach non-academic, public audiences to increase awareness of the social sciences and highlight the value that the social sciences and/or social science research bring to our everyday lives.  Running from 22 October...