Researchers in the School of Languages and Social Sciences (LSS) are a multi-lingual, multi- and interdisciplinary community, working across the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences, and bringing together a unique blend of internationally well-connected scholars.
For the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014), the current system to assess the quality of UK research, LSS submitted to two panels – ‘Area Studies’ and ‘Modern Languages and Linguistics’. The results released on 18 December 2014 ranked Aston amongst the leading institutions in the UK and achieved some particularly outstanding successes:
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