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Leverhulme Fellowships awarded

Five School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy academics are awarded Leverhulme Fellowships.

REF2014 – Research in SSHP in the Top 20!

Research in the School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy has been highly rated in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

Michael Boampong, PhD Geography

"As it is part of the University of London, Birkbeck is very reputable with a rich learning environment and academic resources."

Paul Watt appearing at the RIBA debate on Housing in London

The debate is titled "The Housing Crisis – can the industry provide the solution?"

Diane Horn's talk at Louisiana State University

Now available to watch on Youtube

Dr Paul Watt appearing as a panellist on 'How do we solve the housing crisis?'

Part of the 'Whose London is it Anyway?' festival

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Whatever aspect of geography you are interested in - from local culture to global development; from storms, seas and rivers to cities - you can find your place in the Department of Geography, Environment and Development Studies.