Leeds Social Sciences Institute

LSSI is a large, vibrant Institute that fosters interdisciplinary and international research collaborations, promoting relations with external partners in the public, private and third sectors and building capacity through the provision of training and skills development for the next generation of research leaders.

Interdisciplinary Research

The LSSI supports and enhances the work of social scientists across six faculties, actively encouraging cross-disciplinary research.

Impact and Engagement

We continue to build bridges between our research community and external organisations to address relevant societal challenges.

  • LSSI Master Class Series
  • Social Care Sector Hub
  • Professional Services Sector Hub
  • N8 Research Partnership

Capacity Building

The Institute offers training and career development for the next generation of research leaders.

  • White Rose Doctoral Training Centre
  • Student-led seminar series
  • Placements
  • Scholarships

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