Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research

Making sense of the social world

  • radical women
    Vibrant and innovative research culture: symposium celebrating 50 years of feminism at Kent, 21 March 2015, see events listing
  • culture high
    International expertise in the study of criminology: ‘Culture High’ screening with introduction from producer Jason Reed, 27 January, 6.00pm
  • Careers Insights Fair

World-leading research

The 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) gave our School the highest rating possible for our research environment.

Welcome from Head of School, Professor Sarah Vickerstaff

We are a multi-disciplinary School committed to providing world-class and innovative degree programmes and research.

Our academic staff work within a variety of intellectual and research traditions and are actively engaged in current research projects. We provide a supportive environment for students interested in a wide range of social science subjects. Please browse our pages to find out more about our School.



Next News

@renebekkers added to confirmed speakers list for #understandingphilanthropy conference @SSPSSR 29 June 2015

Posted 11 days ago

@FeminismKent symposium celebrating 50 years of feminism at Kent 21 March, 2015 - book your place now

Posted 11 days ago

Telephone: +44(0)1227 823072 Fax: +44(0)1227 827005 or email us

SSPSSR, Faculty of Social Sciences, Cornwallis North East, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NF

Last Updated: 19/01/2015