The Academy of Social Sciences is the National Academy of Academics, Learned Societies and Practitioners in the Social Sciences.

Its mission is to promote social sciences in the United Kingdom for the public benefit.

Shamit Saggar to lead the Campaign for Social Science

The Academy of Social Sciences is delighted to announce today [September 5] that it has appointed Professor Shamit Saggar CBE FAcSS to lead its high-profile Campaign for Social Science from 1st October 2017. He succeeds Professor James Wilsdon FAcSS, who Read more …

British Universities Industrial Relations Association joins Academy

The British Universities Industrial Relations Association (BUIRA) – one of the largest academic associations in the United Kingdom aimed at promoting the study of employment relations across relevant academic disciplines – has joined the Academy of Social Sciences. Read more …

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Academy welcomes Smith Review

The Academy has today welcomed Professor Sir Adrian Smith’s Review of Post 16 Mathematics which raises a number of important points related to the need for maths and data skills beyond those groups that go on to study maths and Read more …

Academy and Campaign welcome new chair of Science and Technology Committee

The Academy and Campaign welcome the new chair of the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee. Read more …

Academy of Social Sciences Fellow announced as Social Sciences REF Chair

Professor Jane Millar OBE FAcSS, a Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, has today been announced as Chair of the Social Sciences REF Panel ahead of the next Research Excellence Framework in 2021.Read more …

Contemporary #SocialScience call for papers: Making Sense of the Impact of #Brexit, deadline September 30! goo.gl/AAuKcU

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