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.


Academy secretariat to move

We are pleased to announce the relocation of our administrative office to 33 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AG on 19th October 2015. We shall be housed within the offices of The University of Liverpool in London.Read more …


Academy joins other leading institutions in Climate Communique, calls for governments to act now

Twenty four of the UK’s foremost academic and professional institutions have called on national governments to take immediate action if they want to avert the serious risks posed by climate change. A joint communiqué published today brings together a diverse Read more …

Professor Neil Ward

Social scientists speak out about research importance

The Campaign has published a series of videos of social scientists talking about the importance of research. The speakers include:
Professor Andy Ross, Professor Sue Scott, Professor Neil Ward, Professor Pat Thane, and Dr Simon Bastow. Read more …

Collaboration is a vital skill in every field. Should be the same w/ interdisciplinary research @ConversationUK

About 2 days ago from CfSocialScience's Twitter via TweetDeck

Members of its working group talk about the Business of People report