Sheffield Hallam University's research focuses on three key themes: enabling healthier lives, building stronger communities and driving future economies. Browse the latest stories related to each theme, or read more about our research strategy.


Two amateur boxers

Why boxing is still a grassroots sport

Amateur boxing clubs are inclusive, supportive and community-minded. Our research shows just how important they are.

Enabling healthier lives

A brain scan

We’re helping tackle a rare brain disease that affects children

Sheffield Hallam is conducting research into a currently incurable illness
A woman and baby in Indonesia

Is buffalo milk key to safer pregnancy in Indonesia?

Our research may improve neonatal mortality in West Sumatra

Building stronger communities

Driving future economies

A crop advisory in West Bengal

Supporting farmers at the front line of climate change

We're promoting sustainable agriculture in India

Research at Sheffield Hallam