The University of Central Lancashire has a growing and vibrant community of academic innovators producing 4* quality outputs including in Science – 14 Nature and Nature series papers and in Medicine - 15 Lancet and Lancet series papers since 1 January 2014. We produce high quality international and world-leading research across an expanded range of other disciplines ranging from the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. We receive substantial funding to broaden our research, innovation and enterprise activities which have economic and social impact.
Prof. Janusz Jankowski
Pro Vice Chancellor (Research) and Professor of Medicine
In the top 800 universities globally : THE World University Rankings
Over 700 research students enrolled currently
More than 100 Professors & Readers working at the university
Over 600 research or knowledge transfer-active members of staff
Spend over £22,000,000 per year in research
393 postgraduate research qualifications awarded over the last 5 years
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Caroline is the only nursing professor of stroke care in the UK. Caroline leads the internationally renowned Clinical Practice Research Unit (CPRU) for stroke research as well as having numerous Director roles in the region.
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We are experts in applying today’s knowledge for tomorrow’s world in the form of national and international impacts.
The University of Central Lancashire is both nationally and internationally rated as a growing Centre of Excellence for Research, Innovation and Enterprise. In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework we had world-class research occurring in each of our 5 faculties.
Highlights from each Faculty include :