One of Europe's leading centres for research on East Asia

Our work promotes understanding of the world's most dynamic region. Our students rate our teaching highly and our graduates have an excellent track record in the jobs market.

What to expect from the G20 in China

Hugo Dobson writes in the Asia and the Pacific Policy Forum about what we might expect from the G20 summit due to be held in China next year. Photo: Roberto Stuckert Filho/PR

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Speaking the same language

How is the University reaching out across the world, connecting with China, and forging a lasting partnership? Dr Lucy Zhao, Director of Sheffield Confucius Institute and Senior lecturer in Chinese Studies shares her thoughts on the growing relationship with China and the difference it's making across our University and community.

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Teaching excellence award

Head of School Professor Hugo Dobson, has recently been jointly awarded an Award for Outstanding Practice in Learning and Teaching by the Faculty of Social Sciences for his contribution to the Global Leadership Initiative.

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The School has a strong focus on collaboration in multi- and inter-disciplinary research and staff members are actively engaged in research and publication at international levels of excellence.

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