SSH Impact Working Paper published

The Working Paper “SSH-Impact Pathways and SSH-Integration in EU Research Framework Programmes.” builds on the scientific discourse on valuation of SSH research as well as SSH-integration in EU framework programmes and aims at summarising the key findings from the November 2018 Austrian EU Presidency Conference “Impact of Social Sciences and Read more…

SSH Impact Conference Follow Up!

A national event – following the successfully held Austrian Presidency of the EU Council Conference on ‘Impact of Social Sciences and Humanities for a European Research Agenda – Valuation of SSH in mission-oriented research‘ in November 2018 – is scheduled on 8 March 2019 in Vienna. Austrian representatives in Committees Read more…

Research film wins impact award

A background story about the video than won a price during the SSH Impact Conference in Vienna The award-winning film, GlobalCommunities: Our City, Our Say, follows the story of how research in social sciences is making a profound impact on the accessibility and maintenance of electricity infrastructure in Ghana.The video was Read more…

Impact Re-Loaded

“Impact Re-loaded“ is the title of a concept note, drafted by the Chair of the Scientific Committee, Ms. Helga Nowotny together with Thomas König (IHS) and Klaus Schuch (ZSI). The document, focusing on how “impact” of SSH can be understood in a broader and non-defensive way, could and should be Read more…