Studenten fietsen en lopen op de campus rondom het Maria Montessorigebouw
Studenten fietsen en lopen op de campus rondom het Maria Montessorigebouw

Faculty of Social Sciences

We focus on human behaviour, artificial intelligence, education and upbringing, communication, society and culture.


Moeder met baby op schoot kijkend naar een computer

A curious baby brain is a super brain!  

Sabine Hunnius, director of the Baby & Child Research Center and professor at Radboud University, acknowledges that the first 1000 days of a child's life are crucial for their development.

Letterprins, the innovative reading game

Letterprins nominated for two Digital Impact Awards

Letterprins, a reading game that gets children reading, has received two honourable nominations at the Digital Impact Awards. IJsfontein developed the game, and the successful launch campaign was developed by Vertigo 6.

Portretfoto van student Jona Ververs

Jona Ververs opens conversation about sexual culture among students with ‘Gelijkspel’

Sexual culture among students needs to be safer. Jona Ververs, Master's student Healthcare Psychology, gives workshops to students in Nijmegen with foundation Gelijkspel (‘Equal Play’) to make sex safer and more fun.


Lunch meeting Faculty Annual Plan 2024

Farewell lecture dhr. prof. dr. P. Scheepers

Do I Fit In? Ethnicity and Feelings of Belonging in School


The main building of the Faculty of Social Sciences is the Maria Montessori building in Nijmegen.

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Thomas van Aquinostraat 4
6525 GD Nijmegen

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