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School of Social Work & Social Policy News & events



  • Scottish universities are set to become even safer as they strive to prevent sexual harassment and assault across their campuses.

    • Teaching Excellence Awards

      Nominations for the Teaching Excellence Awards 2017 have recently been announced and we are delighted that the four permanent members of the teaching team for the BA Education and Social Services have all been nominated by students for their exemplary teaching.

    • New PhD in Criminology

      The School of Social Work and Social Policy, and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, is delighted to announce a new accredited PhD in Criminology.

    • New Research into Supporting Sibling Relationships

      Dr Chris Jones from the School of Social work and Social Policy and Dr Gillian Henderson of Scottish Childrens Reporter Administration have recently produced a briefing paper outlining findings of the first stage of their research looking at sibling relationships of children in permanent foster care and adoptive families.

    • Welcome to Professor Ian Greener and Laura Piacentini

      The School of Social Work & Social Policy has appointed two new members of staff