The Department of Social Sciences was founded in April 2020. The department includes sociological teaching and research sections, the Social Research Center and the Didactics of Social Sciences. On this page you can find all teaching and research areas belonging to the department, our study programs and news from the department.
MIKOSS - final conference
13/10/2022 | 9:30am – 6pm | Dortmunder U (hybrid)
SAVE THE DATE - Colloquium WiSe 2022/23
The Social Science Colloquium will start the winter semester 2022/2023 on 26 October 22 with the inaugural lecture of Prof. Bernd Sommer
The Ch@nge Ruhr Future HUB is online
With the Future HUB, Ch@nge Ruhr offers work-oriented support for SMEs in digital change.
Social Innovation Research: Four new projects in the Horizon-Europe-Programme at sfs
Innovations and competences for CO2 reduction of major industries, development of regional ecosystems for SI and education, and other research topics
Final conference of the BMBF projects eLLa4.0 and LidA
The Social Research Centre Dortmund, as consortium leader of the eLLa project, invites its partners from science and practice to the final conference.
New understanding of innovation made in Dortmund
Researcher Jürgen Schultze gave an interview on transformations in the Ruhr Area and the role of innovation for climate protection.
Prof. Dr. Martina Brandt Chair of the 9th Government Report on Older People
MIKOSS-Lecture with Prof. Dr. Anna Amelina
2022/07/15 from 10:00 until 12:00 am via Zoom