News and Events
Dr Jane Pilcher from the Department of Sociology shares her expertise with the Sunday Times .
Professor Ted Cantle to discuss 'how globalisation and diversity changes everything' on Wednesday 20 November
Third podcast and Leicester Exchanges report on Legacy of Leicester campaign
The China Studies Research Alliance (ChiSRA) is calling for its first gathering for PhD students on Thursday September 19th 12:30pm – 14:00 pm. ChiSRA is an interdisciplinary research network within the university that includes academic staff as well as research students who either specialise in or have an interest in China-related studies.
Death, life, money and revolution: Leicester academics make their voices heard on academic discussion site
International academic magazine features pieces by a number of Leicester academics
Dr David Bartram's research on the impact of moving to a richer country on happiness has been featured by Time Magazine.
New research from University of Leicester reveals that most migrants don't feel any happier in their adopted country
Karl Mannheim Professor of the Sociology of Education at the Institute of Education, University of London; widely published in the field of education policy analysis
Pioneer of social and women’s history who praised Leicester’s Jack Simmons and Ilya Neustadt for supporting her research
Emeritus Professor of Sociology at University of Leicester who helped pioneer sociological studies of sport and leisure
Cutting edge research on display at the University of Leicester on 27 June 2013
Social work, social media and the Search for life on Mars: Free lunchtime lectures at Leicester Adult Education College
University of Leicester post graduate students to give free public talks
Leicester has climbed to 13th in the Guardian University Guide with four College of Social Science departments now ranked in the top-10 in their subject tables
Call for Social Science staff and students to fill out questionnaire and have a chance of winning £500 in Amazon vouchers.
All Social Sciences students and staff invited to take part in a short questionnaire exploring internet use, passwords and personality.
University of Leicester sociologist brings her research to the House of Commons for debate in Westminster
The University of Leicester leads the way in internet inequalities studies, showing how the worldwide web mirrors societal divides.
Don’t miss the opportunity to develop your Business and Enterprise skills and knowledge and hear from Business experts.
An opportunity has arisen for students to develop their personal brand and explore their potential of social media in improving career prospects through the Online Networking and Employability Award (ONE).
Free public lecture from Penny Young, Chief Executive of NatCen Social Research, will explain how the group’s British Social Attitudes survey helps chart sensitive issues among the British public
The BBC's 3rd Degree programme will be broadcast on Radio 4 on Monday 15th and Saturday 20th April