Faculty of Social Sciences, Chiang Mai University is one of the first three faculties established in
the year 1964, the year of Chiang Mai University’s founding and aged 56 years in the year 2020. At
present, the organizational structure of the Faculty consists of Office of the Faculty, Department
of Geography, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Department of Social Science and
Development, Department of Women's Studies and the Center of Research and Academic Services.
According to the vision of the Faculty of Social Sciences "For Academic Excellence and Sustainable
Social Development" and its motto of "Social Sciences for Society", Faculty of Social Sciences has
administrated its mission, strategy and action plan in consistent with the said vision and has used
the management principles including transparency, fairness, good governance, decentralization and
teamwork. This is for all personnel in the Faculty of Social Sciences to understand the same
development goals in order to work efficiently and jointly develop the Faculty continuously.