UCD College of Social Sciences and Law is the leading centre for research in social sciences and related disciplines in Ireland. Research in the College spans all the major fields in the social sciences and related disciplines, addressing both fundamental issues concerning the nature of our society and applied issues that impact directly on public policy.

The scope of research addresses questions relating to Ireland, the EU, other major regions of the world and the international sphere. Areas of particular research expertise in the College include identity, conflict and inclusion; innovative, ethical public policy; enhancing the public sphere; human development; child and youth wellbeing; and smart cities.

You can view the annual return of publications from staff in the College by viewing Research Publications by School

You can access many of the publications in full text at Research Repository UCD