Education is central in facing society’s challenges, and innovative high-quality research plays a vital role in enabling individuals, communities, and societies to flourish. We are one of the world’s leading centres for research in education, rated second in the UK’s Research Excellence Framework 2021.
"We are an international, multilingual, and multidisciplinary group of researchers at all career stages, who work to develop world leading research. We are committed to an inclusive and collaborative research environment, and we nurture our doctoral and early career researchers, as future leaders in educational research."
We focus on maintaining a vibrant, intellectually inclusive research environment in which staff are passionate about their research and the difference it can make.
The Faculty of Social Sciences and Health has an extensive global collaboration in research and education with partners across the world, promoting Social Science solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.
To find out more about our department and courses, contact us using the information below.
School of EducationDurham UniversityConfluence BuildingLower MountjoyStockton RoadDurhamDH1 3LEUnited Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 191 334 8195