The impact of the LSI’s research over the last few decades has been significant. Our research has produced insights that have changed the way homes are now built in the UK. We are consistently looking to expand into new areas of sustainability research and are proud of our links and collaborations with colleagues within Leeds Beckett University and beyond.
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Drivers don’t see the need to wear glasses while driving, research finds
Drivers do not feel the need to wear their glasses when behind the wheel, new research by Leeds Beckett University has found.
Future of home insulation to be transformed following research project
The way in which homes are insulated could be transformed following research by Leeds Beckett academics.
Leeds Beckett academic's drive to improve road safety
A Leeds Beckett academic has published an award-winning guide for road safety experts on ways they can intervene in bad driving habits and improve road safety.
CeASR Seminar- ‘For Rotherham’: Resurgent Nationalism, Global Anti-Muslim Racism and the Racialisation of Child Sexual Abuse
Speaker: Dr Waqas Tufail, Senior Lecturer in Criminology at Leeds Beckett University. Crime, Justice and Society Programme
The King's Dinner and the Nation's Appetite
The fifth event in the Leeds Cultural Conversations series 2019/20.
A barrister’s lot
As part of Leeds Law School’s Law in Practice series, Caroline Goodwin Q.C. will talk about life at the Bar and the issues practitioners contend with.
Developing a Whole School Approach to LGBTQ+ Inclusion in Education Workshop
This one day workshop will support school leaders in deepening their understanding of developing a whole school approach to LGBTQ+ Inclusion.
Working together to tackle serious violent crime
Join Leeds Law School as the first Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire shares his experience around harnessing support to tackle serious violent crime. He will highlight the challenges around identifying the key issues, tackling causes and not just symptoms as well as funding, competing priorities and understanding what a ‘public health approach’ means.
PsyCen Seminar- Working memory training does not enhance intelligence: Evidence from younger and older adults
Speaker: Dr Claudia von Bastian University of Sheffield