Research

 

Crucial gaps in the façade fire safety regulatory regime

Analysis of the criteria developed to approve the use of combustible materials on tall buildings uncovers inadequate processes

 

Researchers discover new method of detecting endometrial cancer

Breakthrough signals an important step forward for patients, clinicians and the research community

 

New research suggests that likelihood of newborn babies catching COVID-19 is low

Research published in the BMJ Paediatrics Open journal analyses existing scientific literature covering cases of over 70 newborn babies

Research is fundamental to enabling us to provide real-word solutions and opportunities that have an impact on society.  We have a growing and vibrant community of innovative academics who nurture our postgraduate students and early-career researchers, producing high quality international and world-leading research that addresses today’s challenges.

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Postgraduate Research

If you’re looking to undertake a research degree, UCLan’s research community is here to support you and to ensure you achieve your ambitions.

If you’re looking to undertake a research degree, UCLan’s research community is here to support you and to ensure you achieve your ambitions.

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Research Strategy and Environment

Our focus is on the continuous enhancement of the quality, scope and capacity of our research activities, in particular the development and evidence based achievements of our research staff and students.

Our focus is on the continuous enhancement of the quality, scope and capacity of our research activities, in particular the development and evidence based achievements of our research staff and students.

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Research Services

Research Services is structured into five units, to support UCLan academics with their research careers and to support the University in its research ambition.

Research Services is structured into five units, to support UCLan academics with their research careers and to support the University in its research ambition.

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Researcher Development

We have a comprehensive and coordinated programme of research training - available for all staff wishing to develop in the area of research, whatever their level of experience.

We have a comprehensive and coordinated programme of research training - available for all staff wishing to develop in the area of research, whatever their level of experience.

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UCLan Vacancies

Whatever you are looking to do, UCLan offers a range of career opportunities, including academic and research roles in a multitude of disciplines.

Whatever you are looking to do, UCLan offers a range of career opportunities, including academic and research roles in a multitude of disciplines.

News and Resources

Firefighters

Analysis of the criteria developed to approve the use of combustible materials on tall buildings uncovers inadequate processes
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Test tube

Researchers discover new method of detecting endometrial cancer
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close up of a baby's feet

New research suggests that likelihood of newborn babies catching COVID-19 is low
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