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Welcome to the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES) , named after one of the Caribbean's most distinguished economists. Formed in 1999 with a merger of the Consortium Graduate School of the Social Sciences (CGSS) and the Institute of Social and Economic Studies, SALISES has branches in Mona, Cave Hill and St. Augustine. The institute boasts its own documentation center, databank and publications section... READ MORE

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PROFESSOR ALDRIE HENRY-LEE is the newly appointed Director of SALISES, Mona

Congratulations to Professor Aldrie Henry-Lee on your recent appointment as Director of the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies, Mona.

ALDRIE HENRY-LEE PROMOTED TO PROFESSOR

The University of the West Indies, (UWI) Mona is pleased to announce the promotion of Director of the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES), Faculty of Social Sciences, Dr. Aldrie Henry-Lee, to the rank of Professor.
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SALISES is proud to announce that Hadeikaye Williams is the recipient of the SALISES, Graduate Award Scholarship for 2016/2017. She is a new student in the MSc Development Studies programme.

MSc Students voted Professor Mark Figueroa SALISES Teacher of the academic year 2015/16. Prof Figueroa lectures the course Small States’ Development: Challenges and Opportunities.

Congratulations to Dr Terri-Ann Gilbert-Roberts on being named a member of the UN Advisory Group for Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security. The Advisory Group is composed of 21 experts – scholars, practitioners and youth leaders which were all appointed by the Secretary-General.

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SALISES Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 2 (March 2017) now available online

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SALISES Newsletter Volume 1 Issue 1 (July 2016) now available online

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Spotlight

Congratulations!!

MSc Students voted Professor Mark Figueroa SALISES Teacher of the academic year 2015/16. Prof Figueroa lectures the course Small States’ Development: Challenges and Opportunities.

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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

"... the time I spent at SALISES allowed me to reorder my thinking. The Institute and its lecturers have given me one of the greatest gifts, a reliable compass with which to navigate the Jamaican public policy terrain."

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Rick Harris, Director, Policy Development - Industry Division, Ministry of Industry, Mining and Commerce
and former SALISES student