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School of Social Work & Social Policy


  • Andrew Eccles has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts in recognition of public engagement of his research around the implementation of change in social policy

  • ESRC to fund major new international comparative criminology study
    Laura Piacentini, Professor of Criminology at the School of Social Work and Social Policy, has won a major ESRC award to explore cultures of punishment in the former USSR (fSU).
  • Criminology Grant Success
    Professor Laura Piacentini along with colleagues at the Universities of Stirling, Dundee, and the Maria and Joao Alexio Institute in Rio de Janeiro has won a research grant award from the AHRC and the MRC through their Global Public Health Partnership.

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