Find out about research opportunities in your area of interest below. They're arranged by our four faculties.
Alternatively, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll put you in touch with the appropriate people.
Sheffield Business School
We welcome PhD applications in areas relating to the six key research themes of the Sheffield Business School Research Institute.
- Tourism, hospitality, events and food
- People, work and organisation
- International business, economics, SMEs and entrepreneurship
- Accounting and finance
- Strategy and marketing
- Ethical organisations
We also welcome DBA applications, principally in areas relating to Management Studies and Business And Management.
Research degrees in SBS
Phone 0114 225 5056 / 6236
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
The Faculty of Development and Society’s graduate school brings together the faculty’s support and advice for research degrees. The graduate school welcomes applications across our research disciplines.
- Natural and built environment: architecture, construction and project management, property and surveying, environment, geography, planning, housing, regeneration and transport
- Education: PhD and EdD
- Housing, regeneration and labour markets: housing, social and economic regeneration and labour markets
- Humanities: English, history, stage and screen
- Sociology and psychology: psychology, sociology, social policy
- Law and criminology: community justice, criminology, law
Phone 0114 225 6236/ 3670/ 3671/ 3669
Faculty of Science, Technology and Arts
We welcome applications from potential students in areas relating to the research interests of our two research institutes.
Cultural, Communication and Computing Research Institute (C3RI)
- Fine art
- Media production
- Communications and media
Phone 0114 225 6743
Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI)
- Thin films research
- Automation and robotics research
- Polymers, nanocomposites and modelling
- Structural materials and integrity
- Materials analysis
- Industrial collaboration
Phone 0114 225 3500
Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
The Health and Wellbeing Research Institute welcomes applications from potential research students in the areas of
Phone: 0114 225 2347