News and events
Emeritus Professor of International Politics, Geoff Berridge, has just published his biography of E. C. Grenville-Murray.
An assessment on the late South African President and anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela.
Jon Ashworth MP took part in a Parliamentary Studies seminar at the Department of Politics and International Relations.
History graduate Rabbi Dr Jonathan Romain's new book praised by Theresa May
Dr Jon Moran's new book, 'From Northern Ireland to Afghanistan: British Military Intelligence Operations, Ethics and Human Rights', available now
The Rt. Hon. Chris Grayling responds during House of Commons Live Justice Questions session 8 October
Leicester Academic, Dr Simona Guerra, recently took part in a Round Table discussion on 'Euroscepticism as a Persistent Phenomenon: Consequences for European Integration'.
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.
A gradute programme for students who graduated in the last five years and would be interested pursuing a career in the university sector.
The Inaugural Conference of the BISA Global Nuclear Order Working Group: 'New Perspectives on Global Nuclear Order' will take place on Thursday 19th September 2013.
Research will look into whether today’s nuclear weapons are safe from computer hacking
New Channel 5 series plays to an out-of-date stereotype according to a University of Leicester Economics expert
A 6 month Graduate Internship in the College of Social Science is avaliable.
Twelve members of staff in the Department of Politics and International Relations have been nominated by students to receive the Student Unions Superstar Award for 2013.
A group of PhD students from Leicester, Loughborough and Sheffield Universities have formed the Animals, Politics and Justice PhD Student Network, an interdisciplinary forum for students researching or interested in, issues relating to animal protection.
Congratulations to Jo Roberts from the Department of Criminology and Anne Marie Matarrese from the Department of Politics and International Relations, who were both Festival Prize Winners at the 2013 Festival
College of Social Science students will present at the annual Festival of Postgraduate Research on topics including the influence of domestic violence on women's involvement in crime and the Political Representation of Animals
Alexander Maskill, University of Leicester Politics student, wins the 2013 Terry Pratchett prize for first novel, with “The Hive”
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
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.