2018 C3RI Postgraduate Research conference

Don’t forget to book your ticket to IMPACT 2018, our first conference exploring the impact doctoral research makes to society. Every year we invite PhDs in all disciplines to come and join us and explore issues and practices relevant to doctoral research. If you would like to attend IMPACT book here. There are full details…

SCIENTIFIC PROOF: Driven to his death, Mystery of motorcyclist body on M4

Chris Sammon, professor of polymer science at the University’s Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI) appeared on BBC 1 Wales, The Crash Detectives. The series goes inside the cordon with Gwent Police’s dedicated forensic collision investigators, as they deal with serious incidents on the roads. In a forensic science lab at the University, Prof. Sammon used…

SHU Doctoral Showcase 24th May 2018

This year the Doctoral School is introducing two new research competitions alongside the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition as part of a new Doctoral Showcase event running on 24 May.  The new competitions are the Doctoral Researcher of the Year and Research Image competition.   Both provide opportunities for you to practice communicating your research to a broad audience and there…

Registration and call for abstracts for the Creating Knowledge Conference

The inaugural University Creating Knowledge Conference will take place on Monday 18 June at Pennine Lecture Theatre, City Campus.  It will provide an opportunity to present work associated with the three Creating Knowledge research and impact platforms: Healthy, Independent Lives; Thriving, Inclusive Communities, and Future Economies. There will also be ample opportunity to explore the…

Calling all staff! Save the date for the Creating Knowledge Conference – 18 June

All staff and PGR students are invited to the Creating Knowledge Conference, being held at Sheffield Hallam on Monday 18 June. This one day, university-wide research conference will provide an opportunity to review the external context, share research and knowledge exchange activity, discuss our emerging research and impact platforms and identify new opportunities for collaboration.…

Exhibition Launch: Nothing will have taken place other than the place – 17 April

Exhibition Launch Event 6pm 17th April, Persistence Works Gallery, Yorkshire Artspace, Brown Street, Sheffield S1 2BS The title of SHU doctoral student MB O’Toole’s exhibition is taken from Stéphane Mallarmé’s poem Un coup de Dés jamais n’abolira le Hasard, [A throw of the Dice will never abolish Chance]. First published at the turn of the nineteenth century, Stéphane Mallarmé’s…