Our research

Corpses, criminology and culture

Delving into our dark fascination with crime.

Chinese approval for York’s anti-malarial plant

Deal set to boost supplies of vital drug compound.

Confronting lad culture in universities

Could a Charter Mark help to combat student sexism?

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A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, we are committed to strengthening our position as one of the world's premier institutions for inspirational and life-changing research.

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