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Research Institutes

Our Research Institutes represent both our current strengths and future areas of opportunity. Centres have close links with professional organisations and other research institutions, facilitating collaboration and maximising the output and impact of their research. Within the sections below, you can visit each Research Institute for overviews and contact details, and discover links through to projects, publications and staff details. 

Institute of Social Justice and Crime (ISJ&C)

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ISJ&C is an intellectual and operational vehicle at the University of Suffolk for conducting applied research in social science, humanities and its cognate fields. 

Suffolk Sustainability Institute


The Institute will provide a regional centre of excellence for transforming, and supporting a constant dynamic progression towards UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. 

Institute for Health and Wellbeing


The Institute brings together a growing body of research in the health and wellbeing field from across the institution.

Digital Futures Institute


Here the academics are part of Suffolk CENTRIC, a regional partner of the Centre of Excellence in Terrorism, Resilience, Intelligence and Organised Crime Research.

Centre for Excellence in Learning & Teaching (CELT)

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CELT supports the enhancement and innovation of our learning and teaching.