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Research Center for Social Sciences and Humanities (RCSSH)

The Research Center for Social Sciences and Humanities (RCSSH) is one of three main specialist research centers at the University of Gondar.

We aim to support and further the research activities of the University in the area of social sciences and humanities by:

  • Improving research capacity of the staff and students;
  • Imparting knowledge and disseminating research findings and related information among the staff and students;
  • Maximizing networking with other research centers and related institutions in Ethiopia and abroad;
  • Collecting reference materials pertinent to Social Sciences and Humanities’ research methods, and related issues.

RCSSH begun operation in September 2012 and our Center also carries out the activities that include:

  • Coordinating public lectures and research seminars;
  • Establishing linkages with related institutions;
  • Organizing seminars with the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities on different issues;
  • Facilitating research proposal review processes (related to Social Sciences and Humanities); and
  • Collecting reference materials pertinent for Social Science and Humanities research methods which are not available in the university libraries;
  • Establishing a biannual journal that can impart research outputs and disseminate knowledge.

Contact Person

Dr. Abebe Asres
Assistant Professor of Applied Linguistics and Communication
Head, Assistant Registrar Office, College of Social science and the Humanities

Mobile phone: +251920253311 or +251918775796
P. O. Box: 196
Address: 5th Floor of College of Social Sciences and Humanities Building, Maraki Campus University of Gondar, Gondar, Ethiopia

“Achieving our aims through knowledge creation”