Our staff

Across the Faculty we have exceptional academic, teaching and research staff who are supported by committed professional services teams.

The University of Sheffield has been listed in the Sunday Times Best 100 Companies to Work For list. In the last Staff Survey, 94% of staff said they were proud to work at the University of Sheffield, and 89% would recommend the University as an excellent place to work.

Faculty leadership

The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health at the University of Sheffield is led by the Vice-President and Head of Faculty, Professor Dame Pamela Shaw. She is supported by a team of directors who are responsible for key areas of Faculty business.

About the Vice-President and Head of Faculty

Meet the Faculty leadership

Faculty office

The Faculty office is predominantly based in Barber House and has teams dedicated to supporting our schools and departments in the areas of student recruitment and outreach, learning and teaching, research support, knowledge exchange, estates, IT, marketing, communications and staff engagement.

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Support for staff

Staff at the University of Sheffield can access a number of initiatives to support them in their day-to-day work and their long-term careers.

Our award-winning integrated approach to staff, leadership and management development is designed to support staff at all levels: Develop, MANAGE, Lead

The Faculty is dedicated to continuing professional development for staff including bespoke initiatives through our Faculty Professional Services Training and Development Group

Our pay, rewards and benefits scheme is a personalised system for recognising the exceptional contributions our staff make: The Deal

Our health and wellbeing scheme offers staff a range of fun and energising activities, plus lots of healthcare resources and advice: Juice

Researcher development

Researchers benefit from an ongoing programme to help them build their professional skills and competencies, and develop an awareness of career development opportunities.

This links into the the award-winning Think Ahead framework that helps researchers across the University of Sheffield develop their careers.

Researcher Development in the Faculty - Think Ahead

Think Ahead at the University of Sheffield