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 Paul Boyle

Major report will be published in February

The date for the publication of the Campaign’s report on the importance of social science in the UK has been set. It will be launched on 24 February by Greg Clark MP, the Minister for Universities, Science and Cities, at an event in Westminster. Read more …

Campaign Newsletter Autumn 2014

Campaign publishes Autumn 2014 newsletter

The Campaign has published its Autumn 2014 newsletter. This carries details of the forthcoming launch of our major report on the social sciences, The Business of People. It also gives information about our annual lecture, website and fundraising work. Read more …

Craig Calhoun lecture2

‘Glass half-full’ for social science, Campaign Annual Lecture hears

LSE Director Craig Calhoun told the Campaign for Social Science’s 2014 Annual Lecture that the ‘glass was half full’ for social science in the UK, as it had great influence on our society but also faced important challenges. Read more …

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  • Interview with Professor Craig Calhoun

An interview with Professor Craig Calhoun, Director of the LSE