We have four strategic themes, from the fundamental to translational. They are drawn from our rich history, our skills and experience, and are framed around our critical mass of excellent research. They portray our aspirations, acting collectively, to address grand challenges.

Independent Research Fellowships

Our programme of externally funded Independent Research Fellowships is designed to establish you as a research leader in an ambitious, vibrant and supportive environment.

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In our series of online seminars, find out how our researchers are addressing some of the biggest global challenges.


Flagship Institutes

The University of Sheffield's four flagship institutes bring together key strengths to tackle these problems, turning interdisciplinary and translational research into real-world solutions.

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