Department of Social and Cultural Studies

The department of social and cultural studies of the social security research higher institute has been established aiming at linking social researches to the social, cultural and political requirements of the social security organization and focusing on the applied dimensions of such researches.

This department is considered as an interdisciplinary department aiming at examining both the fundamental aspects of the organization's social issues and taking effective steps to have an appropriate knowledge of the social security organization, in terms of functional dimension.

The main concerns and issues of this group, led by Dr. Yaser Bagheri, are satisfying the insured under the social security insurance, improving the quality of life for retirees and, in general, measuring the social welfare and providing solutions and ideas for improving it.