Humanities & Social Sciences The Graduate School

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  • students working on computers in the graduate school
  • conference table in the graduate school
  • conference space in the graduate school
  • students working on computers in the graduate school
  • students working on computers in the graduate school
  • meeting rooms with glass doors in the graduate school
  • students meeting in meeting space in the graduate school
  • a large purple seated area in front of a long desk work space in the graduate school

The Graduate School brings together Postgraduate Research Students from the variety of disciplines within the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences.

Postgraduate research areas

News

  • AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership Scotland PhD Studentship Scheme 2020/21

    The University of Strathclyde is part of a consortium of Higher Education institutions which has been awarded funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) to support PhD studentships at full UKRI rates.

  • Economic & Social Research Council Studentships 2020/21

    The University of Strathclyde is part of a consortium of sixteen Universities in Scotland which have been awarded funding from the ESRC to support postgraduate studentships and training in the Social Sciences.

  • Dean's Global Research Scholarship: 2020/21

    These scholarships, for new international applicants, will help to cover the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU postgraduate research student, and that chargeable to an overseas postgraduate research student. The awards will apply for each year of study up to 3 years.

Events

  • Wed
    Dec
    4

    Education Seminar: 'What sort of science teachers do we want in Schools?'

    Speaker(s): Prof Michael Reiss & Dr Jane Essex

    Location: LH229A/B

    Time: 4.30pm - 6.00pm

  • Wed
    Dec
    4

    Humanities Seminar: 'Unwieldy Collections: Interrupting the Series in the 19th-Century British Museum'

    Speaker: Dr Jordan Kistler

    Location: LH104

    Time: 4.00pm - 5.00pm

  • Wed
    Dec
    11

    SWSP Seminar: 'Social service provision by local organisations in Tanzania' & 'What we do together: Associational life.'

    Speaker(s): David Kanyumi & David Bomark

    Location: SW106

    Time: 12.00pm - 1.00pm

Discover more about our research

Education - our research

Research in education places a strong emphasis on collaboration and cross-disciplinary working. 

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English - our research

Our research in English language and literature covers all periods from the Renaissance to the present day.

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History - our research

We have wide-ranging strengths and interests in history research. We look closely at the early modern and modern periods.

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Journalism, media & communication - our research

Our research is focused on four key areas; gender, polical communications, social media and media, health, wellbeing and trauma.

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Politics - our research

Our researchers are among the very best in their field. We welcome visiting scholars, postdoctoral researchers and often invite external speakers to take part in our seminar and lecture series.

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Psychology - our research

Our research explores useful areas such as health, education and human behaviour.

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Social work and social policy - our research

Our research helps shape social work policy and practice through partnerships with national and international agencies.

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Speech & language therapy - our research

Our research covers a wide range of areas related to communication difficulties. We explore topics that impact directly on patient wellbeing as well as effective service delivery within the NHS and beyond.

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Physical activity for health - our research

Our research is focused on the development and testing of interventions that encourage people to participate in more physical activity and less sedentary behaviour across the lifespan.

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