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The ESRC Impact Acceleration Account (IAA) supports a comprehensive portfolio of activities and resources across the social science community which will maximize the potential for impact of social science research and contribute to economic and societal development regionally, nationally and internationally. Focused on delivering impact from the outputs of on-going or completed...

Vacancy – Administrator (fixed term, 0.8 FTE) – grade 4 Do you have experience of providing high level administrative support?  Do you have good organisational and communication skills?   Do you have the ability to prioritise workload and work flexibly to support a range of activities with competing deadlines and...

We are looking for a Commercialisation Officer who will support with new commercialisation opportunities arising from research.  You will further develop skills and knowledge in IP (Intellectual Property) management and commercialisation.  You will support with the development and management of a commercialisation strategy for the Leeds Social Sciences Institute, working...

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 Impact Acceleration Account – deadline 6th July 2022 What support would help you to have better, quicker impact from...

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 Getting the measure of ‘deep poverty’ amidst a cost of living crisis – webinar 13 April 2022, 1pm-2pm Newton...

The first full run of the programme is now open for registration. The course will run weekly between 10 May to 28 June 2022, taking approximately 2 hours per week. This programme is aimed at University of Leeds researchers and research support staff who are new, or relatively new, to...

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 We are recruiting – Research Fellow Research England Funding ESRC IAA Call – May LinkedIn OPPORTUNITIES LIDA Data Science...

The Leeds Social Sciences Institute (LSSI) team is a fantastic example of women’s achievements.  International Women’s Day 2022 is an opportunity to spotlight the work of the team!  Our Academics   LSSI is headed by Professor Louise Waite, who is a Professor of Human Geography as well as the Director...