Hands on support for your research journey

Working in partnership with departments, faculties & professional services

Supporting Festival of the Mind

The Public Engagement and Impact team supported delivery of the 3rd Festival of the Mind. The festival attracted 50,000 visitors to its performances, talks, exhibitions, virtual reality experiences and interactive events designed to educate, inform and create debate.

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Your faculty portal

We provide advice, guidance and hands on support specific to each faculty to help the research community achieve their research ambitions. Find the relevant R&IS contacts for your faculty here.

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Supporting institutional & cross-faculty projects and initiatives

R&IS delivers support for institutional activities such as Impact, EU funding and the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF). R&IS also supports translation research and regional engagement.

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Research Funding & Research Environment

Support to write and cost grants to secure funding to undertake research excellence. As well as information on managing your research grant and how to oraganise contracts.

Research Development> Contracts & Awards> Research Ethics & Integrity>
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Doctoral Research

Supporting researchers with a range of valuable opportunities, information & guidance to support their development alongside information on policies and procedures that support high quality research.

Research Staff & Students> The Doctoral Academy>
Research Funding

Partnerships & Commercialisation

Support and funding to collaborate with external partners to further research and also advice & support to protect, exploit or commercialise ideas and intellectual property.

Research Partnerships & Engagement> Commercialisation>

Arma Award
2016 Highly Commended - Public Engagement & Advocacy
Academic Award
2016 Winner - Employability Award, Kay Guccione
THE Awards 2015
2015 Finalist - Vice Chancellor's Fellowship Scheme
Sheffield Professional Award
2015 Winner - Effective Communicator, Bryony Portsmouth
THE Awards 2014
2014 Winner - Think Ahead Programme