The University of Sheffield
Department of Animal and Plant Sciences

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Postgraduate research topics

This page outlines generic areas of research that named staff in our department are interested in. It is not exhaustive, but is designed to give an overview of the kinds of areas that motivated international PhD students might find a niche. If you do not see your specialist interest on this page we would still encourage you to send in an enquiry form. Alternatively contact us to discuss your research interests.

More details for the staff involved in each topic area below can be found in the research group pages for each of the topics.

Ecology and Environment

[Go to the Ecology and Environment Research Group pages]

Evolution and Behaviour

[Go to the Evolution and Behaviour Research Group pages]

Plant and Microbial Biology

[Go to the Plant and Microbial Biology Research Group pages]

Other areas of expertise