Updates from Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

The latest updates from the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.


Scholars at Risk Annual Report Free to Think 2020

Video now available.

22 January 2021

John Keers has been appointed to the Northern Ireland Judicial Digitisation Steering Group

Ulster University Law Lecturer, John Keers, has been appointed to the Northern Ireland Judicial Digitisation Steering Group.

11 January 2021

Social Work students' foodbank fundraising

Students and staff at the Magee campus have raised over £1300 for local foodbanks. The ‘Stand Up for Social Work’ Society at Ulster University’s Derry campus led the fundraising drive and provides students with opportunities to get involved

1 January 2021

Ulster PhD Studentship Competition Opens!

Deadline for Law is 26 February 2021

18 December 2020

Ulster graduate fulfills lifelong dream of completing a PhD

Margaret McDermott graduates with a PhD in modern languages and linguistics

18 December 2020

Disability advocate overcomes health issues to graduate with PhD from Ulster University

Jason Olsen graduates this winter with a PhD in social policy.

18 December 2020

PhD viva success

Congratulations to Dr Linda Eitrem Holmgren

17 December 2020

Ulster University research highlights impact of COVID-19 on family courts in NI

The survey reviews the impact of COVID-19 on family courts in Northern Ireland where there has been limited capacity for face-to-face court hearings

17 December 2020

'Refugee camp' in Coleraine forest used to train journalists on threat of war

A simulated refugee camp in an isolated forest in Coleraine is helping to train journalists for reporting on conflict zones around the world. Students at Ulster University took part in the immersive training pilot in 2018 and 2019 as specialist

14 December 2020

'Bad Bridget’ podcast reveals stories of criminal and deviant Irish Women in North America

A new five-episode podcast series exploring the history and stories of criminal and deviant Irish women in North America from 1838-1918 has been launched by Queen's University Belfast and Ulster University.

10 December 2020

Report for the 2019 Venezuela Chevening Forum on Transitional Justice

Cristal Palacios Yumar on diasporas

9 December 2020

‘Art Unwrapped’ special exhibition goes online with a Christmas gift to the City of Belfast

Ulster University, National Museums NI and Belfast City Council have joined forces for the third year in a row to deliver ‘Art Unwrapped’.

9 December 2020

Health, Equality and the Economy

Report by a cross disciplinary team at Ulster University to support the future of healthcare

9 December 2020

Trial of accused Liberian war criminal begins in Switzerland

Interview with Aaron Weah

7 December 2020

The Good Friday Agreement after Brexit

The UK Internal Market Bill

4 December 2020

Online Seminar Series on Dealing with the Past in Northern Ireland: Deepening the Debate

A seminar series exploring the Stormont House Agreement and dealing with the past in Northern Ireland.

27 November 2020