Golgi nucleus and microtubules in human TC cell

The Faculty of Life Sciences has a global reputation in research that spans from molecules, cells and whole organisms to populations and the environment.

We use cross-disciplinary approaches to address major biological problems of global significance.

Research themes

Our research is arranged into 11 thematic Research Themes.

Centres and Institutes

Centres External links

Institutes External links

Independent research fellows call

We offer an exciting fellowship scheme. For more information, visit:

What's life like as a postdoc in our Faculty?

Postdocs in the Faculty are central to our success.

Research ethics

We expect research to be conducted fairly and in the most considerate way possible, in accordance with the law, best practice and in the public interest. Read more about our:

Supporting research

The Faculty maintains state-of-the-art analytical research facilities, which are available to all staff and students and are supported by expert technical staff.

Lab websites

Research laboratories are at the core of our Faculty's research.

Lab websites