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The Animal and Plant Sciences community at the University of Sheffield is made up of academic staff and independent research fellows, university teachers, postdoctoral and research staff, emeritus professors, postgraduate students, support staff, writers in residence, and associate members of the department.

Academic staff

Our academic staff, which includes independent research fellows and university teachers, are carrying out research across the globe, while teaching and training our undergraduate and postgraduate students.

We also host six emeritus professors: Emeritus staff

A directory of associate members of the department is also available: Associate members

Two writers in residence are also available to support students and staff on any aspects of their writing: Writers in residence

If you have a specific query or issue that you're trying to resolve, our key contacts list will help you to find the best person to ask.

Key contacts

Postdoctoral and research staff

Our postdoctoral and research staff work closely with our academic staff, contributing to world-leading research in our state-of-the-art laboratories.

Professional and technical staff

Our professional and technical staff provide essential support so that we can conduct world-class research and high quality teaching, with responsibility for many key operations.

Postgraduate students

Here you'll find a directory of our Masters in Research students.