A member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, we are committed to enhancing 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.
A major new report examining the help given to prisoners recovering from addiction has set out a series of “blueprints” which its authors say could “transform” the way prisoners are supported once they have served their sentence.
Researchers from the University of York and Hull York Medical School are at the centre of an international commission to improve the health of people who use mental health services.
An astrophysicist and an archaeologist at the University of York comment on the impact of the first moon landing, as the world celebrates 50 years since the NASA space mission.
Researchers have discovered a new species of tree in the Usambara Mountains in Tanzania.
Our commitment to gender equality has been recognised with a bronze institutional award and 11 departmental awards from Athena SWAN.