Latest research news
The University of Hertfordshire's first-ever Innovation Showcase, on Thursday 25 June, gave guests the unique opportunity to experience cutting-edge research, technology, academic expertise, and student talent.
30 Jun 2015 4:40pm
University of Hertfordshire’s Dr Phil Porter to showcase work at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition
Dr Phil Porter from the University of Hertfordshire is part of a team that has been selected to showcase its work on the vanishing glaciers of Everest at the Royal Society’s prestigious 2015 Summer Science Exhibition in London.
25 Jun 2015 11:41am
A brand new exhibition takes a close look at the representation of Irishwomen through the lens of women’s magazines in 1960s Ireland, a decade of transformation.
25 Jun 2015 10:55am
Two academics from the University of Hertfordshire have won the prestigious British Library Labs 2015 competition.
16 Jun 2015 2:22pm
Megan Webber, PhD student in History, was selected for the Arts & Humanities Research Council’s Collaborative Skills Training Programme 2014-15 (Public Engagement and Partnership Building).
16 Jun 2015 11:32am
A husband and wife from the University of Hertfordshire are among 14 university researchers to be awarded a place on a ‘summer studentship’ programme, a scheme which allows students to extend their studies by gaining practical laboratory experience.
01 Jun 2015 10:16am
A new book of essays arising from an EU-funded grant held by Professor John Lippitt and Dr Patrick Stokes has just been published.
26 May 2015 11:01am
Dr Daniele Moyal-Sharrock is an invited plenary speaker at a conference on Wittgenstein and Pragmatism at Helsinki University on 16-17 May 2016.
19 May 2015 3:11pm
Lucy Brown (MA Film and TV Programme Leader) and Steve Hunt (BA Animation Programme Leader) at the University of Hertfordshire were invited to the birthplace of Chinese Cinema, Shanghai, to lead a series of hands-on masterclasses in film and TV and animation at the Shanghai Institute of Visual Art (SIVA).
18 May 2015 11:08am
This year's competition attracted nine applications from across the Hertfordshire Business School, School of Creative Arts, School of Education, School of Humanities, and the School of Law, of which four have been awarded SSAHRI funding.
18 May 2015 10:23am
The National Centre for Project Management (NCPM) has launched the UK's first professional doctorate in project management. This unique course builds on the work of the NCPM over the last ten years and draws on the broad experience of the NCPM team to deliver practical and meaningful professional development to high-level project managers in a range of organisations.
23 Apr 2015 11:19am
Females who wear provocative clothing at work are more likely to be seen as incompetent than those that dress more conservatively by other females, finds research from the University of Hertfordshire.
21 Apr 2015 4:40pm
The Bold Hearts, the RoboCup humanoid robot team from the University of Hertfordshire, last year's runners up in the World Championships in Brazil and currently the top-ranked robot football team in the UK, will be competing at the German Open Robot Football Competition this month.
21 Apr 2015 10:23am
A supplement simply added to water has been shown to boost reproduction in nematodes (roundworms), molluscs, fish and frogs – and researchers believe it could work for humans too.
16 Apr 2015 12:28pm
University of Hertfordshire law lecturer, Dr David Gibbs, has recently been successful in his application to the British Academy for funding as part of their Quantitative Skills Award.
14 Apr 2015 11:28am