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


External event

Conversations between research and policy - An interactive workshop on work, family, and social policy

  • Friday 21 October 2022
  • 13.30–18.00
  • Kornhausforum
  • Kornhausplatz 18, 3011 Berne

Open positions

nccr on the move : Postdoctoral Researchers

Scientific Committee