Why women choose to work at the University of Sheffield


Work for a a world-leading university

If you're looking for a new career, consider the University of Sheffield, a world-leading university with an international reputation for research excellence.

The University has been ranked among global universities by QS World University Rankings and Times Higher Education, along with many other impressive accolades.

A leading University

The University of Sheffield is a member Russell Group of leading UK research universities. Official teaching quality assessments rate the University very highly, and excellent research assessment results confirm their reputation as a centre for a wide variety of world-class research. The University has over 28,000 students and around 8,000 staff. Their staff and students represent over 125 different countries.

World-class research and teaching

Alongside the development of staff, the University is also dedicated to developing themselves as a research institution and improving the quality of their work. As such, they're renowned for their excellence, impact and distinctiveness of their research-led learning and teaching.

The University of Sheffield has been named one of the best universities for teaching excellence in Europe by the Times Higher Education (THE) Europe Teaching Rankings.

An equal and diverse place to work

The staff and their collective talent is the first and foremost priority for a university that wishes to change the world for the better through the power and application of ideas and knowledge. The University's vision is simple - to create a remarkable place to work.

The University believes this can be achieved through attracting, growing and engaging a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds with the ambition to transform people’s lives, a desire to take a leading role in research and teaching and a commitment to continually enhance the reputation of the University. 

Join the talented women at the University of Sheffield

Do you want to work an an award-winning, highly-ranked, internationally recognised research and teaching institution?

Research the wide range of exciting careers available at the University of Sheffield.


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