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.
Our Research Strategy 2015-20 describes how we nurture research success at the University. Explore some of the many highlights of our research through the themes and stories below.
Bringing historic voices to life with cutting-edge electronics
The case for reintroducing a big cat to the British countryside
New study opens the potential for drugs targeting early onset dementia
Could a Charter Mark help to combat student sexism?
Delving into our dark fascination with crime
Professor of Politics Martin Smith argues the UK voting system is broken
Study paves the way for more cost-effective treatment options.
Our commitment to women working in science, engineering and technology has been recognised with 12 institutional and departmental awards from Athena SWAN.More about Athena SWAN
The HR Excellence in Research initiative recognises our commitment to support the career development of researchers. It is aligned to the Athena SWAN Award.HR Excellence in Research
A novel way of delivering mental health care imported from the USA has reduced the need for hospital admissions for people with psychosis, according to University of York researchers.
Patients who travel abroad for medical treatment risk returning with complications or infections that require costly treatment on the NHS and is one of the issues highlighted in a new handbook exploring medical tourism.