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The Social Research Centre is a scientific institution of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the TU Dortmund University. Our research focuses on social science innovation research and labor research. On the following pages you will find information about our projects, publications and courses.
News from the Social Research Centre
Are we putting too much money into new highways?
On March 30, the WDR5 City Talk "Between Climate Crisis and Renovation Backlog - Roads in NRW" will take place from 7:30pm at Wilhelmshöhe in Menden.
Modeling sustainable mobility: Impact assessment of policy measures
The 32nd edition of the TATuP was published on March 24th. with an article by Prof. Weyer, Fabian Adelt and Marlon Philipp.
Easy Reading at the 5th LWL Fair of Inclusion Companies in the Westfalenhalle
Project team presents the Easy Reading browser plug-in for strengthening digital participation on the Internet to many interested trade fair visitors.
First Dortmund Retail Respect Day on 25.4.2023
The project "RespectWork - Developing Mutual Respect in Customer Interaction" invites you to the final event at the Industrieklub Dortmund.
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Location & approach
Exit 13 (Kreuz Dortmund Nord-Ost), direction Derne/Schwerte (B236), 1st exit direction Dortmund-Eving, next traffic lights turn right (Kemminghauser Str.), after 2.7km turn left (Evinger Str./B 54), after 1.1km traffic lights turn left (Deutsche Straße), after 500m on the left is the Evinger Platz.
From the Bundesstraße 1 (extension A40 or A44) to the intersection B1/B236 direction Lünen, 3rd exit direction Dortmund-Eving.
Exit Dortmund Hafen, turn left until the intersection Münsterstraße (B54), direction Eving, after about three kilometers turn into Deutsche Straße.
You can download an enlarged general map here
From Dortmund Airport, it takes just about 20 minutes to get to Dortmund Central Station by AirportExpress and from there to the university by subway (U-Bahn) 41. The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". A wider range of international flight connections is offered by Düsseldorf Airport, about 60 kilometers away, which can be reached directly by S-Bahn from the university station. From there, you can get directly to Dortmund Central Station.
From Dortmund Central Station, take the U 41 light rail (direction Brambauer / Brechten). The stop is "Zeche Minister Stein". The Minister Stein Center is located on the right in the direction of travel of the streetcar.
You can find an overview map here.