We have consistently excelled in assessments of research quality. Over 80% of our department's research is internationally excellent or world-leading in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.


We invite world-leading academics to speak at a series of open seminars throughout the year, all hosted by academics within the department.

Attend a seminar

PhD opportunities

We have research projects available across five areas of psychology, where you'll be able to work under the supervision of world-class researchers.

Our PhD opportunities

Research at Sheffield

Our research changes lives and influences policy by addressing some of the world's most pressing challenges.

Our University's research