Research and innovation

An interdisciplinary academic community

The University of Leeds is committed to working across disciplines to help tackle global challenges

Research academics

Research blog

Read the latest articles and comment pieces from academics and postgraduate researchers

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Business School alumni magazine

Our academics discuss topical issues related to their research expertise in a full range of business-related areas.

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Research and innovation

Our research mission is to produce and disseminate world-class research, to increase knowledge, skills, understanding and impact. As a research-intensive Russell Group institution, our research power, size and diversity mean that we are able to offer interdisciplinary opportunities, both across the University and with a wealth of international partners. With over 200 academic staff in the Business School from across the globe, and a wider community across the University of Leeds, our people share a passion for excellence. 

Top 10

in the UK for research

REF 2014

Ideas in Practice seminar series

A free seminar series bringing together business people, policy makers and academics.



As a Leeds University Business School postgraduate researcher, you will contribute fully to the advancement of knowledge within the Business


Research International Advisory Board (RIAB)

The RIAB provides external guidance and support for Leeds University Business School's research initiatives


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