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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...

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. February’s contents listed below: LSSI UPDATES Funding Success For LSSI Recording of Linking Leeds with DfT Webinar – ActDev Project Did you know?  Opportunities...

Reflections on the Symposium Beyond the Academy: engaging and working with activists. Written by Dorota Kordecka, PhD scholar, School of Sociology and Social Policy, University of Leeds. As part of the training available to me as an ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council) PhD scholar, I am offered a variety...

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...

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. January’s contents listed below: LSSI UPDATES ESRC Local Acceleration Fund Success Social Security During COVID-19: Public Attitudes and Experiences of Welfare at a Social...

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...