Our people

Our people

Sheffield Hallam University is one of the UK’s largest and most diverse universities, with a community of around 32,000 students, 4,500 staff and 295,000 alumni.

Our aim is to provide people from all backgrounds with the opportunity to acquire the skills, knowledge and experience to succeed at whatever they choose to do. We are a university that is ambitious for others. A place where people can be inspired to realise their potential. An inclusive community where everyone can thrive and feel that they belong. 

Our committed staff provide award-winning teaching and student support, and have a wealth of expertise, knowledge and experience that they use to encourage, guide and support students and staff throughout our community.

Our research and innovation work is characterised by a focus on real-world impact, working across disciplines in world-class facilities, our dedicated researchers tackle the challenges facing society today.

Our mission as a university is simple: we transform lives. And it is our people that make this possible.