Centre for Transdisciplinary Methodology

Harnessing expertise in realist methodologies, qualitative longitudinal research, archiving and secondary analysis of longitudinal qualitative data, and quantitative methods.

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School of Sociology and Social Policy - Centre for Transdisciplinary Methodology

Centre aims

The Centre for Transdisciplinary Methodology aims to:

  • Promote creative opportunities to develop a transdisciplinary methodology
  • Generate and disseminate knowledge about transdisciplinary methodologies
  • Provide an accessible point of contact for researchers across the arts and humanities, social, natural and physical sciences, policy and programmes that face the challenges of researching complex social problems.
  • Collaborate with transdisciplinary research groups and networks in the UK and internationally.
  • Contribute to a pedagogy of research methodology training through resources addressing a wide variety of audiences.
  • Benefit society, culture, public policy, economy and services through the impact of our transdisciplinary methodological research and teaching.
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Here are some of the core themes our research will cover

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A transdisciplinary approach enhances the impact of research and we are actively collaborating with a range of people.

Meet our staff driving forward the research activity in this area.

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