Humanities and social sciences (SHS)

Research department
Cognition and language / Social and cultural spaces / Creation / Science and technology in society
This research department studies the human being within its social, societal, cultural, intercultural and environmental contexts. It deals with issues related to language, cognition, creation, education, technologies in society. This research department regroups 17 laboratories, 20 researchers, 490 professors-researchers and 640 PhD students.

Strategic axis


Cognition and language


Studying the cognitive and social mechanisms of human communication

  • Disciplinary fields: psychology, sciences of language and communication, education sciences, cognitive neurosciences, philosophy (with the CBS and MSTIC research departments).


Social and cultural spaces


Studying the interaction between societies and physical places
  • Disciplinary fields: history, literature, comparative languages and literature, sciences of language and communication, history and socio-economics of sport, architecture and its history (with the PSS and PAGE research departments).


Creation


Studying the mechanisms of cultural creation, and their material and imaginary dimensions
  • Disciplinary fields: literature, performing arts, architecture, urbanism, sciences of language and communication, history, philosophy (with the MSTIC and PSS research departments).


Transversal axis: Science and technology in society


Studying critically and reflectively the production modes of sciences and their societal impact.

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Laboratoires


SIGLE NOM
AAU
Ambiances architecturales et urbaines
GIPSA-lab
Grenoble Images Parole Signal Automatique
GRESEC
Centre de Recherches sur les Enjeux de la Communication
ILCEA 4 Institut des Langues et Cultures d'Europe, d'Amérique, d'Afrique, d'Asie et d'Australie
LARHRA
Laboratoire de Recherche Historique Rhône-Alpes
LIDILEM
Laboratoire de Linguistique et Didactique des Langues Etrangères et Maternelles
LIG
Laboratoire d’Informatique de Grenoble
LIP/PC2S
Laboratoire Interuniversitaire de Psychologie/Personnalité, Cognition, Changement Social
LITT&ArTS
Arts et pratiques du texte, de l’écran et de la scène
LLSETI
Langages, Littératures, Sociétés
LPNC
Laboratoire de Psychologie et de Neuro Cognition
LSE
Laboratoire des Sciences de l'Éducation
LUHCIE
Laboratoire Universitaire Histoire Cultures Italie Europe
MHAevt
Métiers de l’Histoire de l’Architecture ; édifices, villes, territoires
PACTE
Politiques publiques, Action politique, Territoires
PPL Philosophie, Pratiques et Langages
SENS
Laboratoire Sport et Environnement Social




Published on June 7, 2018