Faculty of Social Sciences > Research
The Faculty of Social Sciences has a long and proud tradition of research and research based education. Research at the Faculty of Social Sciences serves a number of purposes: creating and sharing new knowledge, supporting teaching, and providing society with new tools and processes. The Faculty of Social Sciences also understands the necessity of seeking new professional challenges in order to keep up with the demands of the global community.
This means that research has a very high priority at the Faculty of Social Sciences, and one of the Faculty's primary goals is to continuously develop its research areas, programmes and environments in order to be able to attract highly qualified national and international researchers and to satisfy society's need for qualified researchers - also in the future.
At the Faculty of Social Sciences, research is organisationally placed at the respective departments and research centres. Please go to the department or research centre of interest for more information about specific research areas:
- Research at the Department of Anthropology
- Research at the Department of Psychology
- Research at the Department of Political Science
- Research at the Department of Sociology
- Research at the Department of Economics
- Research at NIAS - Nordic Institute of Asian studies