Special healthy living awards for active schoolchildren8 August 2018
A Leeds Beckett University project to promote active lifestyles joined in a city-wide celebration of healthy living.Read more
Tax expert's book deal with Leeds Beckett University8 August 2018
Leeds Law School has been given first access to a new, comprehensive text on legal interpretation of UK tax law.Read more
Exploring stories of the Ukrainian genocide2 August 2018
We caught up with Sara Nesteruk, who is doing a PhD exploring stories from the Holdomor genocide in Ukraine in the early 1930s, to find out what life is like as a research student at Leeds Beckett.
Celebrating our new PhDs at graduation27 July 2018
Last week, we celebrated the achievements of 93 research students as they graduated from our university. We met up with three of our graduating PhD students to find out more about their journeys from student to Doctor.
Study to explore perfectionism and athlete burnout26 June 2018
Volunteers are needed for a study that will look at perfectionism and burnout.
New centre to tackle obesity launched in Leeds20 June 2018
With the government’s new Childhood Obesity Strategy due out any day, internationally-renowned academics, Professor Pinki Sahota and Professor Paul Gately, from Leeds Beckett University are launching a new centre to bring together the vast expertise on obesity from across the whole university.
Join us for our first Research and Enterprise Conference18 June 2018
Our first annual Research and Enterprise Conference - #BeckettREC18 – will be held on Wednesday 27 June.
New research to prevent potential accidents in the chemical industry31 May 2018
Researchers at Leeds Beckett are collaborating with Care Chemicals to reduce the plant’s ‘lost time injury’ rates to zero by looking at the design of work systems as well as safety behaviours and culture in the organisation.
Retired cricket players needed for health research project30 May 2018
With the England v Pakistan test match in Headingley fast approaching, researchers at Leeds Beckett University are launching a major nationwide study into the long-term health effects of playing cricket.
Australian academic joining Leeds Beckett after winning prestigious Fellowship23 May 2018
A researcher from the Western Sydney University in Australia is joining Leeds Beckett University after winning a prestigious European Union Marie Curie Individual Fellowship.
Dementia and Cancer care coming under the spotlight in new research23 May 2018
A leading dementia researcher has been awarded a £155,000 grant to examine ways to improve cancer treatment and care for people who are living with both cancer and dementia.