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73% of our research has been independently assessed as either "internationally excellent or world leading"*

*Relating to all research across the Faculty as assessed through the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014

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WELCOME TO THE FACULTY

Professor Paul Connolly, Dean of Research

"Welcome to the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at Queen's. We are a global University at the cutting edge of research across the arts, humanities and social sciences. We are proud of the real-world impact we are achieving locally, nationally and internationally."

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Research Intensity

Anthropology, Modern Languages and Education have all been ranked within the top 5 for research intensity within the UK.

English, Politics and International Studies, Business and Management Studies and Philosophy have all been ranked within the top 10.

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Research Impact

Nearly half of our research across the Faculty (46%) has been independently assessed as achieving ‘world-leading’ impact.

The majority of our work (85%) has been assessed as at least achieving impact that is ‘internationally excellent’.

Senator George J. Mitchell giving a speech at the opening of the institute FOR GLOBAL PEACE, SECURITY AND JUSTICE

ADDRESSING GLOBAL CHALLENGES

The George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice - a flagship for social transformation.

A major and globally recognised hub for interdisciplinary research in key areas of societal challenge, the Institute brings together excellent researchers from a wide range of disciplines to tackle some of the greatest global issues of our age.

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QUEEN'S IS RANKED 4TH IN THE UK FOR RESEARCH INTENSITY*

*UK Research Excellence Framework 2014

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