Opportunities

An annual, UK-wide, free celebration of the social sciences The University of Leeds is a Festival Partner of the ESRC Festival of Social Science.  The Leeds Institute of Social Sciences are delighted to be co-ordinating the activities on behalf of the University once again – 2022 being the 20th ESRC...

Applications are now open for researchers from across all disciplines to deliver public engagement events We are pleased to share that Expressions of Interest are now open for the ESRC Festival of Social Science (FoSS) 2022. The festival is an annual event that showcases leading social science research or social...

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 listed below: LSSI UPDATES Last deadline of current Impact Acceleration Account – 6 July 2022 Call for speakers – LINK Seminar Series with Department...

Are you keen to work in a fast paced, dynamic and innovative environment? Do you have experience in developing new collaborations between education or research institutions and external partners? Do you have excellent project management skills and the ability to build sustainable external partnerships? The LSSI is a vibrant research Institute...

The ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) have opened the call for their prestigious Celebrating Impact Prize. This is an annual opportunity to recognise and reward ESRC-supported researchers who have created or enabled outstanding impact. Social science researchers are celebrated at all career stages, whose actions have supported changes in practice,...

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PGR student to work on a project with Meanwood Valley Partnership (MVP).  Application deadline – Monday 31st January 2022. Meanwood Valley Partnership (MVP) is a local community organisation that works to deliver a range of different projects that improve life along the Meanwood Valley. The...

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a PGR student to work on a project with Humankind.  Humankind is committed to reducing deprivation and exclusion and to improving people’s well-being. We have over 1,300 staff and around 100 volunteers providing services for around 86,000 people.  Our specialist services include substance use, clinical, employment training...

ESRC Vulnerability and Policing Futures Research Centre, Faculty of Social Sciences Are you passionate about making a difference? Do you want to be part of a dynamic team helping to drive forward research into how policing can better service the needs of vulnerable groups? Are you an experienced communications professional with...