The Scottish Parliament is just a short walk from our main campus in Edinburgh, so our political researchers are ideally placed to study how Scotland is governed. Academics are deeply involved in research with and about Scottish politics, and the field is rich with opportunities to learn and influence.
Learn more here about how our researchers are exploring some of the country’s biggest issues, including matters of national identity and the perennial question of independence.
- Scotland’s Constitutional Future: Devolution, Inter-governmental Relations, Brexit & Independence (CCC)
- Between Two Unions: The Constitutional Future of the Islands after Brexit (CCC)
- The Islands and Unions Network (CCC)
- Scottish Election Study
- Ongoing community engagement: Should we stay or should we go? A Tale of Five Referendums