Research Office

About the Research Office

The HLS Research Office provides support for academic staff and research students in the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences to undertake high quality, high impact research and knowledge exchange activities. It also supports the faculty in the development and delivery of the strategies which lead to these activities. We are based on the second floor of the Colonnade Building at Headington campus - please drop in and see us!


World Leading in 19 subjects

Oxford Brookes University ranked as world leading institution in 19 subjects

22 March 2023

Oxford Brookes University is world leading in 19 subjects, according to the latest global rankings published today.

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Oxford Brookes University PhD student to present his research in Parliament

06 March 2023

An Oxford Brookes University PhD student is due to attend Parliament today to present his research on how high-intensity physical activity can improve the health of children.

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Oxford Brookes helping to train the next generation of football coaches to support local community

27 January 2023

Oxford Brookes University is helping to inspire the next generation of football coaches by offering a coaching workshop at a youth volunteering event.

Dr Nayeli Gonzalez-Gomez, (right) and Dr Alex Hendry, with some of the colourful books and resources from the packs.

New free packs developed by early-years experts help parents support infants’ development

18 January 2023

Hundreds of new resource packs developed by a team including researchers from Oxford Brookes University and the University of Oxford are being distributed to families with babies and toddlers. 

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Oxford Brookes student wins prestigious award for report into work with endangered monkeys

09 January 2023

An Oxford Brookes student has won the Lord Mayor of London’s 800th Anniversary Trust Award following a research expedition investigating endangered monkeys in Mexico.