REF2021 Results for SPS
The School of Social and Political Sciences is delighted that 90% or more of its research in REF2021 has been assessed as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’ in terms of its originality, significance and rigour.
'Recovering Community' - a new podcast from the School of Social & Political Sciences
SPS Panel: Russia's War on Ukraine
Our expert panel discussed key questions surrounding the war and its implications for Ukraine and Russia, but also for wider European and global peace.
24 NovCongratulations to Dr Lorenza Fontana who has been awarded a €1.5m ERC Starting Grant for her study of the political drivers of wildfires, with a focus on the Global South
19 OctNew research from Dr Bernhard Reinsberg has shown that the IMF and other international institutions have failed to recognise how emergency loans have been used by governing parties and leaders to strengthen their political position and punish rivals.
19 OctA new report from the School has called for a new strategy to support and strengthen the media in Scotland