Research impact at Plymouth
Demonstrating our mission to advance knowledge and transform lives through research
- Researchers part of £20 million programme aimed at tackling threats to the world’s oceans 22 January 2019
- Why integrated teaching is important for dental professionals 17 January 2019
- Extreme storms in the spotlight at first public lecture on university research 16 January 2019
- Helping ‘underperforming’ doctors get back up to scratch – review to explore medical remediation 15 January 2019
- Could fabricated soils be the key to global food security? 15 January 2019
Upcoming academic and research events
- Shut Up and Write Together 24 January 2019 15:00 - 16:30
- Developing Novel Psychological Therapies for Mood Disorders in a Real World Setting 25 January 2019 10:00 - 11:00
- Mountain basin sediment and hazard cascades 30 January 2019 13:00 - 14:00
- Gender and Me: developing more ideas and activities 30 January 2019 14:00 - 15:00
- Centre for Mathematical Sciences Research Seminars 30 January 2019 16:00 - 17:00
Changing the world in 20 projects
Sea birds washing up on the shoreline covered in a mysterious oily substance; young people in Ethiopia, suffering from discrimination because of their disability; families facing life-changing decisions without specialist genetic counsellor support...
Three completely different scenarios but all tied by a common cord: University of Plymouth research.Find out more by accessing our case studies and researcher profiles
Discover more about our academic, economic and societal impact
At a glance...
- Plymouth University submitted 50 impact case studies to REF2014
- our case studies demonstrated impact on academia, politics, health, culture, technology, society, the economy and environment
- project funders included 12 national Department of Business, Innovation & Skills funding bodies
- reaching far and wide, Plymouth's global impact locations included Europe, Africa, Asia, Oceania, North and South America.