Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science (SGSSS) is a collaboration between 16 HEIs in Scotland. The ESRC Doctoral Training Centre in Scotland sits within SGSSS and involves 10 HEIs, making it the largest ESRC training centre in the UK. The Scottish DTC offers ESRC-accredited training in 24 different training pathways, each involving collaboration across a number of Scottish universities. The ESRC has awarded 65 full studentships annually to the Scottish DTC for five years from 2011, worth c. £20 million.

Fingerprint The fingerprint is based on mining the text of the scientific documents related to the associated persons. Based on that an index of weighted terms is created, which defines the key subjects of research unit

Energy efficiency Engineering & Materials Science
Energy policy Engineering & Materials Science
Economics Engineering & Materials Science
EU Social Sciences
experience Social Sciences
energy Social Sciences
Railroad cars Engineering & Materials Science
efficiency Social Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Projects 2013 2019

Research Output 2012 2018

Data storage equipment

Can Vehicle Efficiency Beat Fuel Efficiency in Cutting Fuel Use?

Figus, G. & Swales, K., 1 Feb 2018, Glasgow: University of Strathclyde, p. 1-40 40 p.(Discussion Papers in Economics; no. 18-02)

Research output: Working paperDiscussion paper

Open Access
Fuel efficiency
Substitution reactions
Partial equilibrium

Eastern European Young People's Political and Community Engagement in the UK

McMellon, C., Sime, D., Corson, S., Käkelä, E., Tyrell, N., Kelly, C. & Moskal, M., 30 Jun 2018, Glasgow: University of Strathclyde. 6 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Open Access
immigration policy


Euan Minto Prize

Yazeed Ahmed A Alkhurayyif (Recipient), Rafig H Guma Almaghairbe (Recipient), Aydin Kheirbakhsh Abadi (Recipient), Lauren Smith (Recipient), Steven Davies (Recipient), Catherine Foster (Recipient), Emma Nicol (Recipient) & Martin Goodfellow (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

information science

Activities 2010 2018

Centre for Energy Policy Energy Conversations:Retrofitting for energy efficiency - will it be worth it in the end?

Figus, G. (Organiser), Katris, A. (Organiser), Calvillo Munoz, C. (Organiser), Low, R. (Organiser), Turner, K. (Organiser), Young, A. (Chair), Kelly, N. (Speaker), Sara Davidson (Speaker), Anthony Kyriakides (Speaker)
21 Mar 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventTo be assigned

How policy shapes markets in energy goods and services -LESSONS LEARNED-

Figus, G. (Speaker)
11 May 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk