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Professor Ian Rotherham

Ian is an expert on a range of environmental issues, including urban wildlife, extreme weather, flooding and climate change. He has published extensively...



Professor Bruce Collins

Professor of modern history Bruce's main expertise is the history of how British military and naval power contributed to the expansion of the empire...



Dr Tom Bassindale

Forensics and analytical science lecturer Tom studied for his PhD in the UK's only World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) accredited laboratory, and is...



Eleanor Formby

Eleanor Formby is a sociologist whose areas of expertise broadly encompass health and wellbeing, and equality and diversity. To view Eleanor's...



Dr Beth Fielding-Lloyd

Beth teaches sport sociology, focusing particularly on sports media, social inclusion and gender issues. Her research centres on women working in sport...



Dr David Smith

David is particularly interested in how proteins, the molecular machines within the brain, change their shape and come together, creating neuro-degenerative...



Dr Andy Price

Andy is head of politics at Sheffield Hallam University. He has written for the US press on recent political developments in Spain. This focus stems...



Dr Bob Jeffery

Bob's key interests are in social inequalities, primarily in terms of social class and social mobility. He has conducted research on transport...



Peter Charlish

Peter Charlish is a principal lecturer in law, with a particular research interest in sports law and anti-doping legislation. He is a member of the...



Dr Jake Habgood

Jake is course leader for game development. He moved to academia after a career spanning 14 years in the videogames industry. During this time he worked...



Dr Craig Paterson

Craig worked for Group 4 Securicor for three years on the UK electronic offender monitoring programme, leaving in 2001 to do his PhD on the role of...



Professor Peter Wells

Peter Wells is professor of public policy analysis and evaluation, and Assistant Dean for Research and Knowledge Transfer in the Faculty of Development...