Director's Message

Welcome to the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies, generally referred to as SALISES. The Institute's history goes back to the early days of The University of the West Indies, with the formation of the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) in 1948. ISER was established in advance of the faculty of Social Sciences in order to build a solid foundation of empirical data on the Caribbean region and functioned...READ MORE

Featured News

Visiting Research Fellowship 2014-2015

SALISES, UWI, Mona, is pleased to announce that applications are now open for the SALISES Visiting Research Fellowship for UWI staff. Read more ...

Post of Professorial Fellow in Economics

SALISES, UWI, Mona, wishes to invite applications for the post of Professorial Fellow in Economics. Read more ...

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Upcoming Events




SALISES Public Lecture - Professor Anthony Bogues

Entitled "Stuart Hall and the World We Live In" Wednesday April 9, 2014.
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SALISES 15th Annual Conference, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad

" Caribbean Development: Standing Still or Standing Tall? Theoretical, Empirical and Policy Challenges " April 23 - 25, 2014.

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Dr. Patricia Northover

Dr. Northover received the Mellon Visiting Professorship, at the Duke Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies for the Spring Semester, 2015.

Get in touch

The University of the West Indies

Mona Campus

Kingston 7, JAMAICA, West Indies

Tel: (876) 927-1020 / 927-1234

Fax: (876) 927-2409

Email: salises@.uwimona.edu.jm

Students' Testimonials

Students' Testimonials coming soon.