Research in the School of Social Science is coordinated and managed via our Research Centres, combining leading-edge theoretical work with practical and policy-oriented insights, in a way which is consistent with Heriot-Watt's history of industry and business engagement.

All our staff have varying interests within the Accountancy, Finance and Economic sphere, and in the link button below you will find a full outline of their expertise. 

The department also runs successful Research Groups, set up to create a collective knowledge sharing community to support the ongoing research capacity of our staff. See the link button below to find out more.

We have also outlined our Research Seminars and Discussion Papers for the year please see the link button below.