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.
International Refugee Week
This week is International Refugee Week. Dr Casey Strine's essay on migration, integration, and the Bible is coming out in the volume from Jessica Kingsley Press.Read more>
Rape Culture in the Christian Church
Read our latest Shiloh Project blog post by Dr Valerie Hobbs (University of Sheffield) on rape culture and contemporary Christianity.Read more>
The Roman Feast Event
On Thursday 18 May SIIBS member Dr Meredith Warren shared her research on the meal and religion in the Roman world by hosting a Roman banquet as part of the University of Sheffield's Festival of the Arts and Humanities.Read more>
Our postgraduate students participate a variety of seminars and activities.