Research and Enterprise

About

The University of Suffolk is very proud to be home to a vibrant and dynamic research community with a range of specialist academic expertise.

Suffolk Institute for Social and Economic Research

SISER provides interdisciplinary research on domestic abuse; sexual abuse; online risk; social migration; youth justice and youth unemployment.

School Research Institutes

We have a range of specialist research institutes at the University of Suffolk.

PhD Study

Working closely with academics in one of our research areas you will have an excellent experience here in Ipswich as a PhD student and make a valued contribution.

Suffolk Research Blog

The Research Blog is a space for all research-active staff and anyone else interested in maximising research impact in any discipline to share their current work.

Research Governance

The University of Sufolk is committed to maintaining the highest standards of integrity and excellence in research. 

Our People

Introduction Professor Emma Bond is Director of Research at the University of Suffolk. She is Professor of Socio-Technical Research and also Director of the Suffolk Institute of Social and Economic Research (SISER). Emma is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and has ove...

Andreea has worked for the University of Suffolk since September 2010 as a Research Associate. She became a Senior Research Associate in 2013. Since August 2014, Andreea has acted as the University of Suffolk Research Development Manager. She has a Master degree in Quantitative Ec...

Prior to joining the University of Suffolk in March 2017, Olumide worked as the Research Lead examining live at home schemes in the UK and the role of third sector partnership working at the Methodist Homes in helping older people live independently in their homes. She completed he...

Katie joined the University of Suffolk in 2017 after graduating with a MSc in Mental Health Research with distinction from the University of Nottingham. Katie is a member of the Suffolk Institute of Social and Economic Research (SISER). ...

Katrina joined the University of Suffolk in October 2017 as the Postgraduate Research Administrator within the Graduate School and deals with all things PhD.  Prior to this, Katrina has worked in Research Administration and Events Management roles for the University of Aberdeen, K...

Career Overview Chris began his undergraduate studies in Diagnostic Radiography in 2003, at Canterbury Christ Church University.  Since then he has worked in numerous imaging modalities, such as general radiography, computed tomography (CT), fluoroscopy and magnetic resonance imagi...

Following her work as a teacher and teacher trainer in Leicester and London, Clare has spent over 15 years researching and evaluating ways to support progression across educational sectors. This has included working closely with many different organisations including the Royal Acade...

Dr Nic Bury's research interests are broad and includes aquatic toxicology, stress physiology and environmental monitoring. He supports the 3Rs (refinement, reduction and replacement) approach in animal research and part of his research includes the development of alternative test p...

Dr Harvey Osborne is the Course Leader for History at the University of Suffolk. He is a historian of modern Britain with a particular interest in the history of the countryside and rural society. He completed his BA (First Class), MA and PhD at the University of Lancaster, the latt...

Qualifications PhD in Sociology (2000) and Master in Social Research Methods from Manchester University (1997) ...