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.


A sports stadium

Helping global sports events think local

How sports events bring economic and social benefits to communities.

Enabling healthier lives

Building stronger communities

An audience at a theatre

Staging a revival of a forgotten playwright

We're bringing John Ford's plays back to the spotlight
Early feminist thinker Mary Wollstonecraft

Honouring Britain's first feminist

We're bringing Mary Wollstonecraft's legacy to life
A block of council flats

The regional cost of welfare reform

How a decade of welfare reform affected the UK

Driving future economies

Research at Sheffield Hallam