The Campaign for Social Science was launched to raise the profile of social science in the public, media and Parliament

Our activities include lobbying government, organising events, promoting social sciences in the media and monitoring the health of academia in the UK.

Professor James Wilsdon

Major report will set out the value of social science to UK

Work has begun on an authoritative report which will set out the value of social science to the UK’s economy and society ahead of the general election in May. The Campaign for Social Science’s report will be presented to MPs in early 2015. Read more …

Annual Report 2013 front page

Campaign publishes annual report for 2013

The Campaign has published its annual report for 2013, with details of all our activities during the year. In his report, our Chair, Professor James Wilsdon, says: “In the past twelve months, it has gone from strength to strength.” Read more …

Campaign Newsletter Winter 2013-14

The Campaign issues latest newsletter

The Campaign has issued our latest newsletter. This issue has details of a promise by the Shadow Minister for Universities, Science and Skills, Liam Byrne MP, to “restore the dignity of social science” within government, made at our Board meeting. Read more …

Admin Data network is gearing up: positions vacant! @ESRC

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  • Professor James Wilsdon, Campaign Chair

Campaign Chair Professor James Wilsdon talks about our work