School of Social Sciences


Further information

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The School has an active research program.

Research Areas

Research Centres

  • Centre for Muslim States and Societies provides a venue for exploring and promoting moderate voices in Islam and Muslim societies.
  • Centre for Rock Art + Management aspires to be a focal point for research and conservation activities into Indigenous rock art.
  • Migration, Mobilities and Belonging takes an interdisciplinary look at some of the most urgent social, cultural, political and economic questions of our era.  We investigate how movement generates new forms of subjectivity, political formations, uses of space, and social transformations more generally.
  • Africa Research Cluster a new initiative to develop coordinate and promote high-quality, relevant and ethical Africa related research at UWA, including early career academic and postgraduate research.