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Institute of Popular Music Launches New Podcast

Posted on: 28 September 2021 | Category: 2021 Posts

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The Institute of Popular Music, part of the School of the Arts, has launched a brand new podcast. In this pilot episode, University of Liverpool's academics discuss the Institute's archive. In particular the collection of Robert Pring-Mill which features sound recordings, posters, albums and ephemera surrounding politically committed songs from Chile by artists including Víctor Jara and Violeta Parra.

Research & Impact Academic Year in Review 2019-20

Posted on: 16 July 2020 | Category: 2018 Posts

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This academic year has seen so many great achievements across the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences in terms of research and impact success that there’s no way we can capture them all here. We can, however, share some selected highlights…

Congratulations to Colleagues Across the Faculty: Recent Funding Wins

Posted on: 9 July 2020 | Category: 2018 Posts

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It is with great pleasure we are able to share another selection of fantastic funding wins from colleagues across the Humanities & Social Sciences Faculty.

Management School's Dr. Jorge Hernandez Presents H2020 Cross-Faculty RUC-APS Results in Brussels

Posted on: 12 December 2019 | Category: 2018 Posts

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University of Liverpool Management School Academic, Dr. Jorge Hernandez was invited as a keynote speaker at the European Commission in Brussels on 10 December 2019 to reveal current results from the H2020 Cross-Faculty RUC-APS project he leads.

Meet The University of Liverpool's Derby Fellows

Posted on: 24 September 2019 | Category: 2018 Posts

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The University's Derby Fellowships are designed to recruit and nurture a new generation of outstanding and ambitious academic leaders. With one cohort already in place, and another ready to start in January 2020, say hello to the latest members of the Faculty.

University of Liverpool Welcomes New Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellows

Posted on: 18 September 2019 | Category: 2018 Posts

The University of Liverpool is pleased to welcome our three new Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellows. Joining us this year will be Dr Simran Singh, Dr Katherine Roscoe and Dr Michael Robinson.

University of Liverpool Filmmaker Shortlisted for Prestigious National Award

Posted on: 24 September 2018 | Category: 2018 Posts

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A film made by Dr. Chen-Yu Lin from the University of Liverpool and Charlotte Sawyer has made the shortlist for the Arts and Humanities Research Council’s prestigious 2018 Research in Film Award. Their film,‘George Harrison, The Story of the Beatles and Indian Music Performance Teaser', will, therefore, be a contender for the Social Media Short Award.

From Prog Rock to the Zombie Apocalypse… Jeannette Strickland Reports from the ‘Life Beyond the PhD’ Conference

Posted on: 10 September 2018 | Category: 2018 Posts


Jeannette Strickland, a postgraduate research student at the Department of History, recently attended the ‘Life Beyond PhD’ conference at Cumberland Lodge. Here she tells us how she got on and how she benefited from attending…

Professor Claire Taylor Appointed to GCRF Strategic Advisory Group

Posted on: 15 August 2018 | Category: 2018 Posts

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Congratulations to Professor Claire Taylor who is amongst five new members who have been appointed to the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) Strategic Advisory Group. The new members with varied backgrounds from academia and international development have been appointed for an initial two years to provide advice and support to the GCRF.

The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Hosts the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Posted on: 13 February 2018 | Category: 2018 Posts

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The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences hosted representatives from the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) in January 2018.