Research in the College of Arts, Law and Education provides social, cultural and creative expertise towards solving many of the most complex and baffling problems faced by humans and the planet.
Based in the schools of Social Sciences, Education, Humanities, Law and the Creative Arts and Media, and our specialised institutes and centres, our researchers work across community, industry and international networks to help shape contemporary debates and to address pressing issues.
Explore our Work
Why plastic plants are blooming on campus
Ecological recycled plastic sculptures emerge around Inveresk.
Why English classrooms and book clubs are life-altering spaces
Researchers are working with teachers, students, and book clubs to make the rich experiences of literature available to all.