Wales Institute of Social & Economic Research, Data & Methods
Sefydliad Ymchwil Gymdeithasol ac Economaidd, Data a Dulliau Cymru

Established in 2008, the Wales Institute of Social and Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD) draws together social science researchers from a number of disciplines including sociology, economics, geography and political science.

The Institute is based within five Universities in Wales: Aberystwyth, Bangor, Cardiff, South Wales and Swansea, and works in partnership with other UK Universities. Read More >>

Upcoming Events

Chapter Theatre, Market Road, Canton, Cardiff, CF5 1QE
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
This event is part of the ESRC Festival of Social Sciences 2017 and uses theatre as a way of presenting ideas about social class and art, and as a mechanism for facilitating debate and exchange. It is an opportunity to bring together people from government, public bodies, the voluntary sector, community organisations and communities across South Wales with artists in conversations about what art, and theatre in particular, could do to inspire, include and make change
Bangor University, College Road, Bangor, LL57 2DQ
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Learn how social science can help us make sense of our world and the problems in it at this school conference.
This event introduces students, aged 16-18, to survey design and analysis. It equips them with skills to produce questionnaires and analyse data for the research element of the Welsh Baccalaureate qualification.
1.84 Computer Lab, School of Geography and Planning, Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, CF10 3WA
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The event will demonstrate the WISERD Data Portal (WDP) and how it can be used by third sector organisations for accessing and mapping social and economic data made freely available as data feeds by UK and Welsh Governments.