Disruptive research into what it means to be human.
iHuman brings together social sciences & humanities with psychological & biological sciences to understand what it means to be human like never before. We are a diverse research community, valuing different knowledges with a disruptive and critical intellectual agenda, embracing serendipity and supporting development with enabling internal processes to create a well-resourced and inviting space for flourishing.
Introducing Being Human During COVID-19
Authors: Paul Martin, Kirsty Liddiard, Stevienna de Saille, Warren Pearce
Prawns, chickens, social workers and other agents of change: Reflections from the Faculty of Social Sciences Early Career Conference
13 - 14th July 2022, University of Sheffield
Lauren White, Rowland Atkinson, Jamie Coates, Dan Goodley, Louise Kay and Kirsty Liddiard
On building trust: Co-producing what it means to be trustworthy
Trust is central to conversations of trustworthy autonomous systems. However, what does it mean to be trustworthy? What does trust mean? Who, or what, is involved when we talk about trust?
Reimagining Trustworthy Autonomous Systems with Disabled Young People: Our Project Launch!
As a project team, we’re really excited to announce our project ‘Reimagining trustworthy autonomous systems with disabled young people’.
Reimagining TAS with Disabled Young People
TAS are envisaged to become part of our everyday lives. Disabled young people (DYP) are key end-users and potential co-designers of these future systems, although their experiences and aspirations are rarely acknowledged.
Don’t leave us out: World Mental Health Day and people with learning disabilities
Sunderland People First, Sue Caton from Manchester Metropolitan University, Chris Hatton from Manchester Metropolitan University and Katherine Runswick-Cole from The University of Sheffield