News and events
LPS nurtures its doctoral research community at a time of pandemic crisis
The coronavirus pandemic crisis has posed huge challenges for all doctoral researchers, forcing them to adapt their plans to unpredictable...
MA Corruption and Governance student wins Macfarlanes Prize
We are delighted to announce that Sankhitha Gunaratne has won the Macfarlanes Prize for Best Dissertation on the MA in Corruption and Governance.
Sussex PhD researcher discusses his experiences of anti-communist protests
Dragomir Stoyanov Sussex PhD researcher who took part in the protests that culminated in the collapse of the communist regime in Bulgaria in 1989.
Graduate of the MA Corruption and Governance Dani Ball wins Best Research award
Graduate of the MA Corruption and Governance Dani Ball wins Best Research award on Government Counter Fraud Summer Internship Programme
$50,000 funding win for anti-corruption team
Professor Liz David Barrett, director of the Centre for the Study of Corruption, and her team mates won a prize from the International Monetary Fund.
LPS doctoral researchers discuss professional developments challenges
Twenty students took part in the seventh School of Law, Politics and Sociology (LPS) annual away day for postgraduate doctoral researchers
Experiencing corruption makes you more likely to protest against it… up to a point
Researchers from at the University of Sussex have found that people who experience corruption first hand are most likely to protest.
University of Sussex’s Centre for Study of Corruption announces new Professor of Anti-Corruption Practice
UK Head of Transparency International, Robert Barrington, has been appointed professor in practice at the Sussex Centre for the Study of Corruption.
‘Votes for Life’: Should Britons living abroad keep their voting rights in the UK?
British citizens who move abroad currently lose their voting rights after 15 years. Controversially, this prevented many from voting in the EU...
LPS doctoral researchers discuss professional development
Twenty five PhD students took part in the sixth School of Law, Politics and Sociology (LPS) annual away day for postgraduate doctoral researchers,...
Politics academics awarded £50k grant by Academy of Korean Studies
Two academics from the Department of Politics have been awarded a £50,000 grant to investigate the effect of photographs distributed by the...
Sussex Salon event welcomes one of the 'Guildford Four'
The latest Sussex Salon dealt with the topic of 'Miscarriages of Justice: Is there life after life?'
Asa Briggs Visiting Fellowships Round 2: call for applications
The second round of this prestigious scheme is now open. The Fellowships will enable internationally outstanding academics to visit Sussex.
Joint Strategic Seed Fund established between Sussex and Renmin University of China
A new initiative will contribute to capacity building at both universities and drive research to address global challenges.
Opportunities for Sussex PhD students to visit Hong Kong for research collaborations
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is inviting applications from doctoral researchers at Sussex for its Global Scholarship Programme.