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Dr Kevin McDermott

Kevin's research interests are in the field of Soviet and Czech history and he has written books on the Czechoslovak trade union movement, the...



Professor Ann Macaskill

Professor Ann Macaskill is a chartered health psychologist and is trained as a cognitive behaviour therapist. Expertise:Forgiveness - interpersonal,...



Sue Kesterton

Sue's expertise is in exercise, healthy eating, smoking cessation and cardiac rehabilitation. She is a health promotion practitioner who uses motivational...



Mayur Ranchordas

Performance nutritionist Mayur is currently studying towards a professional doctorate in sport and exercise science. He has been teaching at the University...



Professor Paul Hickman

Paul Hickman is professor of housing and regeneration in the Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research (CRESR) at the University. He has...



Mark Heaton

Mark has more than 25 years' experience of working with primary and secondary schools in Sheffield, as well as two years in the USA through the...



Professor Steve Earnshaw

Steven’s expertise includes existentialism, realism and creative writing. He is currently working on the figure of ‘the Existential Alcoholic’...



Professor Lynn Crowe

Lynn specialises in environmental policy and landscape management. An ecologist and planner by training, Lynn has a particular interest in enabling...



Professor Robert Copeland

Psychologist Rob's research focuses on designing and evaluating physical activity and behaviour change interventions in public health, specifically...



Dr David Broom

David is an expert in physical activity, health and exercise science and appointed Fellow of the British Association of Sport and Exercise Science....



Jon Bridle

Jon teaches screenwriting, the screenwriter in film history, contemporary British TV and screenwriting and professional practice. He has...



Dr Mark Boylan

Mark's background is maths education and his research areas have included pupil engagement with mathematics, teacher subject knowledge and teacher...