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Our position has risen in the latest QS World University Rankings. We're in the top 100 as a result of our excellent teaching, outstanding research and international reputation.Why we're in the top 9%>
As well as her burgeoning performance career, Dr Fay Hield is lecturer in Ethnomusicology and Music Management at the University of Sheffield. She teaches a range of undergraduate and postgraduate modules.More about Fay Hield>
With projects ranging from Björk’s Biophilia to the use of music in dementia care, our world-class research has the power to influence the way music is created and used globally.Our research> Research seminars> PhD student Bridget Coulter publishes on girls and popular music>