School of Social Sciences

School of Social Sciences

Centre of Forensic Anthropology

With new units for undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Centre for Forensic Anthropology, 2018 is an exciting time to be part of the School of Social Sciences!

Our DECRA Success

Read more about our six fantastic DECRA recipients and the research they are doing within the School of Social Sciences

Berndt Museum Partner

One of the most significant collections of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural material in the world, the Berndt Museum has material on display in the UWA Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

Become a Postgrad

The School of Social Sciences is home to a thriving community of interdisciplinary coursework degrees and we are always looking for new students.

Our vision is to be an international leader in innovative research, transformative education, and critical policy engagement for the Social Sciences in the Indo-Pacific region.

Our Disciplines

Our Centres and Research Groups

Events Coming Up

Seminar Series

Looking to expand your knowledge? Why not come along to one of the many weekly seminars.

Find out More

Heads of School

Graham Brown

Co Head of School

Farida Fozdar

Co Head of School

Jo Elfving-Hwang

Deputy Head of School (Teaching and Learning)

Farida Fozdar

Deputy Head of School (Research)

Loretta Baldassar

Deputy Head of School (Community and Engagement)

Steven Maras

Graduate Research Coordinator

Social Sciences Team

Copyright in the photographs appearing on this webpage belongs to the photographers. Please contact the School of Social Sciences for permission to reproduce a photograph.

Image acknowledgements: Yamaji Art Collaborative, Yamaji, Sky Talk to Us 2016. Acrylic on canvas. Berndt Museum [2017/0019]