Our members' research top ten in the UK for research outputs in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.
REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework)
We're one of the leading global institutes for innovative, multidisciplinary research on the Bible. Our research is internationally recognised and we explore a variety of interests in ancient and contemporary contexts.
Gothic Bible Conference
On 31st October 2017, SIIBS and Sheffield Gothic hosted Gothic Bible, a one day, interdisciplinary conference. Fittingly taking place on Halloween, and with the venue suitable decorated in Gothic and Halloween attire, Gothic Bible brought together students and academics from Biblical and Gothic studies to share their research.Read more here.>
"Sausage Roll Jesus"
Read Dr Meredith Warren's article on the controversy regarding Greggs Nativity scene.The Conversation>
Our postgraduate students participate a variety of seminars and activities.