SPS alumnus becomes Member of Legislative Assembly in India
School of Social and Political Science (SPS) graduate Darshan Dhruvanarayana has been elected to the Legislative Assembly in the Indian state of Karnataka.
SPS colleagues celebrate winning CAHSS Recognition Awards
Six School of Social and Political Science (SPS) colleagues received honours at the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS) Awards for their outstanding work. Two SPS colleagues won their award categories, and four others received Highly Commended prizes.
SPS alumna recognised by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations’ Intercultural Innovation Hub
The United Nations has honoured the cultural impact of a project founded by a School and Social and Political Science (SPS) graduate that is providing professional opportunities to women facing intersectional discrimination in the job market.
University of Edinburgh Social Work expert contributes to the national multi-agency Domestic Homicide Review Model for Scotland
Professor John Devaney, Centenary Chair of Social Work at the University of Edinburgh, has written a new paper to inform the development of Scotland’s model for reviewing domestic abuse-related homicides in Scotland.
SPS students awarded Our Mind Scholarships from Edinburgh Neuroscience
Four students at the School of Social and Political Science (SPS) have received scholarships to complete short projects exploring the theme of ‘our minds’.
Elizabeth Bomberg wins EUSA Teaching Award
Elizabeth Bomberg, a Professor of Environmental Politics at the School of Social and Political Science (SPS), has won a Edinburgh University Students' Association (EUSA) Teaching Award for Outstanding Commitment to Social Justice and Sustainability.
SPS colleagues shortlisted for CAHSS Recognition Awards
Ten colleagues and one team based at the School of Social and Political Science (SPS) have been shortlisted for College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (CAHSS) Recognition Awards.
SPS colleagues receive University of Edinburgh Changemaker Awards for their socially responsible initiatives
Congratulations to Ali Lazda and The Binks Hub, School of Social and Political Science (SPS) colleagues who have been recognised with Changemaker Awards for making an inspiring and positive impact in the University community.
SPS academic honoured with prestigious Royal Society of Edinburgh Fellowship
Professor Janette Webb has been announced as a new Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE) fellow for 2023.
Two SPS academics shortlisted for EUSA Teaching Awards
Congratulations to the School’s Professor Elizabeth Bomberg and Albert Mkony, who have been shortlisted for Edinburgh University Students’ Association’s (EUSA) Teaching Awards.
SHAPE-ID recommendations highlighted by League of European Research Universities
The prestigious League of European Research Universities (LERU) has emphasised recommendations about good practices in interdisciplinarity for universities that were originally made by the SHAPE-ID project, an initiative that includes SPS academics.