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MSc Clinical Research Webinar

MSc Clinical Research Webinar from the University of Sheffield

From  Victoria Large on July 3rd, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Reseach Expertise in Germanic Studies (Summer 2020)

Reseach Expertise in Germanic Studies (Summer 2020).

From  James Pearson on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

Parkinson's disease Q&A with Professor Oliver Bandmann

Oliver Bandmann, Professor of Movement Disorders Neurology, answers your questions about Parkinson's disease and the research taking place here at Sheffield. …

From  Nick Kennard on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Defining Freedom of the Press: a quick overview

Project leader Dr John Steel introduces Defining Freedom of the Press: a collaborative, comparative study of media regulation and standards in 13 European countries, with potentially major positive…

From  Pete Green on June 17th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Movement, Economy and Development in East Asia

Researchers in the School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield discuss their research into East Asian Migration, Economy, Urban Geography and Law

From  Keighley Cowood on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Movement, Economy and Development in East Asia

Researchers in the School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield discuss their research into East Asian Migration, Economy, Urban Geography and Anthropology.

From  Keighley Cowood on May 15th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

What's The Point of News? Tony Harcup introduces his new book

How do we define news? Who is it for? Whose voices does it amplify, and whose does it silence? Dr Tony Harcup of the Department of Journalism Studies tackles all these questions and more in his new…

From  Pete Green on April 28th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

301 Lecture Session: Dissertation Writing Essentials

This lecture session looks at the initial stages of preparing for a large-scale dissertation project. It will focus on some established ways to develop a topic and plan that will allow you to produce…

From  Oliver Johnson on March 20th, 2020 0 likes 186 plays 0  

Student life in the Department of Material Science and Engineering - Research Projects

Find out what it's like to study Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Sheffield, from the perspective of our students. Here, we find out more about the research projects that…

From  Stephen Birch on February 24th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

My journey to using technography in research

This is a story from Tavengwa Chitata about how he has evolved through different experiences and in the process, how his approach to research has evolved with these experiences. The story gives an…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 22nd, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Solidarity in tourism for development

This is a story about how an indigenous community in Mexico adapts tourism to their culture of solidarity to support their members’ life projects. It centres on Itzel San Roman…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Water, worldviews, and development

This is a story about people’s worldviews (their beliefs and common sense knowledge), how they fundamentally shape our behaviour and yet how they are so often ignored in development policy and…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

A story of a river, rice and resource management

This story draws on Frances Cleaver’s experience of research in the Usangu Plains in South West Tanzania over 20 years. It tracks how development initiatives for improved land and water…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

A journey toward participatory research

This is a story about Juan Mario Diaz Arevalo's engagement with participatory research in Colombia and the UK. It reflects on the importance of working together with local communities as well as…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Savannas, livelihoods and woody plant encroachment

Suma Mani's story highlights the phenomenon of woody plant encroachment in the savannas of South Africa viewed through the lens of both white and black farmers in the Eastern Cape. The story…

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Permits, geolocation and the forest: the story of a research stay in Indonesia

Laure Joanny recalls her experience of learning about the technologies keeping watch over Indonesia’s forest and wildlife, while having to report to the national authorities.

From  Judith Krauss-Ward on February 18th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0