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Leading global research recognised by top honour

The University has been awarded the country’s most prestigious higher education honour.

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Inside track

VC Blog – A place on the podium? What is university research for?

Vice-Chancellor Professor Simone Buitendijk’s latest blog sets out why we need to transform research culture in order to tackle global challenges.

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Simone Buitendijk is the thirteenth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leeds, a major Russell Group University.

Inside track / My week archive

Event highlights

Dec 7
  • 20:00 to
  • 21:00
Be Curious LATES: pioneering pandemic research

From tackling loneliness to investigating impacts on children’s development and addressing the many challenges of Long COVID, researchers are responding to the global pandemic in countless ways.

Dec 7
  • 17:15 to
  • 18:00
University carol service

Start the festive season and celebrate Christmas by joining us to sing some favourite carols. With music by the Leeds University Union Music Society (LUUMS) Brass Band.

Dec 8
  • 12:00 to
  • 12:40
Human entanglement with soil

The Global Food and Environment Institute are delighted to invite you to join our December 2021 webinar ‘Human Entanglement with Soil’.

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Leeds research

Assessing household mixing during the pandemic

Key data showing how people adhered to the UK government’s COVID-19 laws preventing household mixing in England have been analysed for the first time. 

Joint policing research centre launched

A £10m research centre dedicated to better understanding how the police and other services can prevent and reduce vulnerabilities is launched today by Leeds and the University of York.

Watch & Listen

Listen to our Vice-Chancellor share the latest in her new monthly series of podcasts.

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