[Skip to content]
To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video
About the University

Research

At the forefront of knowledge

Research at Leeds Beckett 

Professor Andrew Slade, Deputy Vice Chancellor, discusses the research profile of our University.
Research Facilities Arrow Right Icon
Play Research at Leeds Beckett  Video

Code of Good Practice for Research

A staff member holding a business folder

Leeds Beckett’s Code of Practice for Research is the essential reference tool which sets out the standards of good research practice and principles to be understood and observed by all University employees and students when conducting research.


Research Spotlight

A business woman stood in front of a skyline

At Leeds Beckett University we are committed to building our reputation and research profile; within our region, nationally and internationally as stated in our Strategic Plan. With over 600 academic staff we cover a wide range of research disciplines.

In the last Research Assessment Exercise, the ‘quality, reach and significance’ of our research was rated as ‘world-class’ across all four of our faculties. We are continuing to expand and enhance our research base through our Institutes and Centres, creating a strong and sustainable research environment for our staff and students.

We have strong commercial links and our research is applied directly to industry, giving practical solutions and innovations to businesses; and we add value to the local economy through education, research and knowledge transfer.


Yorkshire hero: the rhubarb

Deconstructing Yorkshire

Read more Arrow Right Icon

60 Second Research Videos

Play Dr Helen White Video

Dr Helen White

Play Dr James Woodall Video

Dr James Woodall

Play Dr Mark Robinson Video

Dr Mark Robinson

Play Dr Theocharis Ispoglu Video

Dr Theocharis Ispoglu

Play Dr Tim Bickerstaff Video

Dr Tim Bickerstaff

Play Dr Victoria Archbold Video

Dr Victoria Archbold

Play Hannah Greatwood Video

Hannah Greatwood

Play Professor Jim McKenna Video

Professor Jim McKenna

Play Professor Ralph Tench Video

Professor Ralph Tench

More Videos Right Arrow Icon

Research News

Leeds Beckett academic named as Coach of the Year for Education and Research

A Leeds Beckett academic has been announced as the winner of an award, recognising his contribution to strength and conditioning within the UK.

Leeds Beckett welcomes two new Professors of Teacher Education

Leeds Beckett University has welcomed two new Professors to the Carnegie School of Education.

Hunger hormone causes appetite to plummet for climbers

Loss of appetite commonly suffered by climbers trekking at high altitude could be caused by an imbalance in the ‘hunger hormone’, ghrelin – but eating a fatty breakfast could help maintain appetite, according to new research.

Public Lectures and Events

Sep 8

Type 1 Diabetes: Managing Food and Insulin for Activity: What you need to know

An event specifically for people living with type 1 diabetes who want to learn how to improve diabetes management around physical activity and exercise

Oct 18

Sustaining Change in Workplace Race Equality: What Works and What Doesn’t

Sustaining Change in Workplace Race Equality: What Works and What Doesn’t

More Events Right Arrow Icon
Back to Top Button
Back to Top Button