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Social Sciences Research

Seeking Solutions, Serving Humanity

Across a range of disciplines, Princeton's social scientists shape and challenge our view of the world.

Research Profiles

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Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs

At the crossroads of scholarship and governance, the Woodrow Wilson School is a major center of education and research in public and international affairs. Our diverse group of undergraduate and graduate students represent different backgrounds and life experiences, each with a demonstrated interest in public policy.

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Social Science Research

Social science research happens in academic departments, as well as centers such as: