College for Social Sciences and Humanities

Designed as an international Institute for Advanced Study, the College for Social Sciences and Humanities promotes excellence in research. It provides a forum for interdisciplinary dialogue and facilitates international collaboration among outstanding scholars. The College is part of the Research Alliance Ruhr, a cross-university initiative founded in 2021 under the umbrella of the University Alliance Ruhr. 

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Three senior research professorships and three research groups form the backbone of research activities at the College, complemented by joint projects of international Senior Fellows and UA Ruhr researchers. High-profile scholars benefit from excellent conditions and strong networks, allowing them to focus on cutting-edge research.

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College for Social Sciences and Humanities

UA Ruhr | Research Alliance
Lindenallee 39-41
45127 Essen, Germany

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