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Ashley Barnes

Before Ashley began working at Sheffield Hallam University, he ran a theatre company for 20 years and in that time he wrote, directed, acted and facilitated ...



Dr Robbie Aitken

Robbie's research focuses on the historical creation of racial categories in the settler colony of German Southwest Africa. He is currently completing...



Dr Iain Garner

Iain's research interests include eyewitness testimony and applied forensic psychology. He is part of the Psychology Research Group at the University.Expertise:Forensic...



Dr Jeff Breckon

Jeff is a reader in exercise psychology and specialises in physical activity and diet behaviour change in sedentary individuals. He has over 18 years'...



Dr Sheldon Hall

A lecturer in film history and criticism, Sheldon's research interests are primarily in American and British cinema, especially large-scale films...



Dr David Clarke

Journalist David teaches modules in media law and investigative journalism. He has a lifelong interest in folklore and ‘extraordinary experiences’...



Professor Ian Maynard

Ian's research focuses on applied sport psychology, including anxiety and stress management, mental toughness and confidence building. He has worked...



Rob Scaife

Sport science officer Rob's main area of expertise is in sport and exercise physiology, with his main interests being athlete support (physiology),...



Professor Steve Fothergill

Steve Fothergill has been a professor within the Centre for Regional Economic and Social Research since 1992. An economist by background, he is an...



Professor Julian Marsh

Julian is an academic and a practicing architect. He is a partner in Marsh Grochowski Architects, based in Nottingham and one of the leading design...



Professor Lisa Hopkins

Lisa's expertise is in Shakespeare, John Ford and Christopher Marlowe, but she has also written about the influence of Darwinian Theory on fiction...



Professor Edward Winter

Sports physiologist Edward has worked with numerous athletes, including middle- and long-distance runners, racket sports and footballers. He is accredited...