Inequalities, justice and representation

Our research focuses on issues relating to race, ethnicity, migration and their intersection with other forms of inequality.

All our work supports the University Research Beacon on Global Inequalities, to help bring about a fairer and more just world.

Our research strengths are in:

  • ageing;
  • class;
  • gender;
  • ethnicity;
  • families and communities;
  • citizenship and human rights.

Current projects


We have research centres and initiatives that highlight Manchester's strength in social sciences research methods, such as: