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.

Academy hears advice on how the UK can prosper outside the EU

How can the UK prosper outside the EU? Prospering outside the European Union will be neither simple nor straightforward for the UK, was the message to a conference held on 10th May 2017 by the Academy of Social Sciences in Read more …

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2017 Annual General meeting and Elections to Council

The Annual General Meeting of the Academy of Social Sciences will take place on Wednesday 28th June 2017 at 4.30pm at 33 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AG. All Fellows are entitled to attend and each member learned society is entitled Read more …

Response to the Industrial Strategy Green Paper Consultation

The Academy and its Campaign for Social Science submitted a joint response to the UK Government Green Paper on Industrial Strategy. Read more …

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Two Fellows appointed to Research Excellence Framework Interdisciplinary Research Advisory Panel

Professor Rick Delbridge FAcSS and Professor Judith Phillip FAcSS have been appointed to the Research Excellence Framework Interdisciplinary Research Advisory Panel. Read more …

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Forty-seven leading social scientists conferred as Fellows of the Academy of Social Sciences

The Academy of Social Sciences has announced today [March 31] that it has conferred the award of Fellow on 47 leading social scientists.

The new Fellows are academics, practitioners and policymakers across the social sciences. They have been recognised after an extensive peer review process for the excellence and impact of their work through the use of social science for public benefit.

Announcing the conferment, Professor Roger Goodman FAcSS, Chair of the Academy said: Read more …

New book: The Blackwell Companion to Consciousness, 2nd Ed, eds Susan Schneider & Max Velmans FAcSS goo.gl/HmzvXb pic.twitter.com/GO8nNAOLxY

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