Transdisciplinary Institute in Social Work (ITTS)



The Transdisciplinary Institute of Social Work (ITTS), supported by swissuniversities, opened on February 1st, 2022. The University of Neuchâtel and the University of Applied Sciences Western Switzerland (HES-SO) have decided to join forces to create a doctoral programme in social work and to develop the ITTS as a national centre of competence in social work education and research. 


youtube_icon.png Presentation of the ITTS by its director, Prof. Barbara Waldis.



youtube_icon.png  Presentation of Marta Marques Castanheira, Research and Teaching Assistant




Transdisciplinary Institute of Social Work

Rue A.-L. Breguet 2

2000 Neuchâtel


Upcoming events

Séminaire doctoral CUSO - Représentations et contrôles sociaux de la jeunesse

  • 28 et 29 septembre 2023

Congress of the Swiss Sociological Association 2024

  • September 9-11, 2024
  • University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Basel (Muttenz)
  • Call for Papers (deadline 20 August 2023) - Vulnerable Societies: Risks and Responses


Scientific Committee