Research centres and institutes


Centre for Research into Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (CREDI)

The Centre provides an intellectual and organisational home for individuals and groups across the University of St Andrews whose research focuses on equality, diversity and inclusion issues.

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Centre for Research into Information, Surveillance and Privacy (CRISP)

CRISP research focuses on the political, legal, economic and social dimensions of the surveillance society in a collaborative initiative between the universities of Stirling, St Andrews and Edinburgh.

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Centre for Responsible Banking and Finance (CRBF)

The CRBF conducts banking and finance research by bringing together an experienced team of researchers across disciplines within the University of St Andrews.

Centre for Social and Environmental Accounting Research (CSEAR)

The Centre is an international membership-based network that aims to mobilise accounting scholarship to enable a more sustainable society.

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Centre for the Study of Philanthropy and Public Good (CSPPG)

The Centre for the Study of Philanthropy and Public Good aims to strengthen, enhance and challenge theory, practice and policy relating to philanthropy and its relationship to public good, through international research and scholarship.

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Institute for Capitalising on Creativity (ICC)

The ICC is a multi-disciplinary team of researchers and educators who apply their skills to the management challenges of one of the fastest growing economic sectors, the creative industries.

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Research Unit for Research Utilisation (RURU)

RURU is a cross-University research collaboration that investigates the use of social science research in public policy and service delivery settings.

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