Research at Liverpool


The Liverpool Advantage

At the forefront of innovation and discovery, academics and researchers at the University of Liverpool are advancing knowledge to improve lives. Our interdisciplinary research, unique model for collaborations and cutting edge facilities, enable our research community to create global solutions aiming to improve health, create wealth and ensure social justice.

Our research is organised into institutional interdisciplinary themes. We are driving breakthroughs in developing new materials with large-scale applications in both industry and consumer products, enhancing the personalisation of health management, and progressing the battle against infectious diseases.

Research on digital is enabling the transformation of society and industry through the generation, communication and application of data. We are working towards securing the future availability of clean and affordable energy for populations locally, nationally and internationally.

The portfolio of research on heritage enables our better understanding of the past and helps create a more prosperous, fairer and healthier world for everyone.

We offer unlimited potential for researchers at all stages of their career and in many areas and disciplines, to have direct positive effects on our world. Our strengths lie in our people, partnerships and the strategic networks we have both locally and globally.

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Research in our Faculties:

Health and Life Sciences research

Health and Life Sciences

The University of Liverpool is uniquely placed to tackle the challenges of major health and wellbeing issues in humans, animals, and the environment.

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Humanities and Social Sciences research

Humanities and Social Sciences

Exploring how human behaviour shapes policy, improves society, and how drawing on the past can help imagine better futures.

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Science and Engineering research

Science and Engineering

The Faculty is in a strong position to develop innovative solutions to tackle many of today's complex social, economic and environmental challenges.

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