The Center for Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) of Qatar University has been created to provide an institutional forum for international excellence in research in the disciplines of the humanities and social sciences. Our main objectives are:

•    Promoting and increasing collaborative multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary research projects in the humanities and social sciences within and beyond Qatar University,
•    Maximizing the rate of growth of successfully awarded research grants in the humanities and social sciences in CAS and the University,
•    Supporting young researchers in CAS and the university to become more capable to conduct research in their fields,
•    Providing research services as an expert clearing house for the university community, other educational institutions, government agencies and the industrial and commercial sector to improve planning, productivity and services.