Our members' research top ten in the UK for research outputs in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.
REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework)
We're one of the leading global institutes for innovative, multidisciplinary research on the Bible. Our research is internationally recognised and we explore a variety of interests in ancient and contemporary contexts.
Migration and The Bible
Dr Casey Strine and artist/art therapist Emilie Taylor have worked with asylum seekers and refugees in Sheffield to create an art exhibition reflecting upon their experiences of seeking sanctuary in the city.Migration and The Bible >
The Embodied Religion launch
On 16 June 2016, SIIBS welcomed visiting scholar Dr Shayna Sheinfeld (Centre College, Kentucky) to speak at the launch of Embodied Religion.The Embodied Religion>
Our postgraduate students participate a variety of seminars and activities.