Research

 

New type of pulsating star discovered

Astronomers, including a UCLan professor, find single-sided pulsator; citizen scientists provide the decisive clue

 

UCLan staff nominated for national midwifery awards

University duo recognised for work to help develop midwifery services in India

 

Medical provision receives prestigious accreditation

UCLan’s School of Medicine given kitemark by the Royal College of Surgeons of England

Research is fundamental to enabling us to provide real-word solutions and opportunities that have an impact on society.  We have a growing and vibrant community of innovative academics who nurture our postgraduate students and early-career researchers, producing high quality international and world-leading research that addresses today’s challenges.

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Postgraduate Research

If you’re looking to undertake a research degree, UCLan’s research community is here to support you and to ensure you achieve your ambitions.

If you’re looking to undertake a research degree, UCLan’s research community is here to support you and to ensure you achieve your ambitions.

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Research Strategy and Environment

Our focus is on the continuous enhancement of the quality, scope and capacity of our research activities, in particular the development and evidence based achievements of our research staff and students.

Our focus is on the continuous enhancement of the quality, scope and capacity of our research activities, in particular the development and evidence based achievements of our research staff and students.

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Research Services

Research Services is structured into five units, to support UCLan academics with their research careers and to support the University in its research ambition.

Research Services is structured into five units, to support UCLan academics with their research careers and to support the University in its research ambition.

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Researcher Development

We have a comprehensive and coordinated programme of research training - available for all staff wishing to develop in the area of research, whatever their level of experience.

We have a comprehensive and coordinated programme of research training - available for all staff wishing to develop in the area of research, whatever their level of experience.

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UCLan Vacancies

Whatever you are looking to do, UCLan offers a range of career opportunities, including academic and research roles in a multitude of disciplines.

Whatever you are looking to do, UCLan offers a range of career opportunities, including academic and research roles in a multitude of disciplines.

News and Resources

 New type of pulsating star discovered

New type of pulsating star discovered
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Elizabeth Gomez and Professor Soo Downe

UCLan staff nominated for national midwifery awards
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Medical provision receives prestigious accreditation

Medical provision receives prestigious accreditation
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