Department of Biological Sciences
Scientists in our Department of Biological Sciences are conducting world-class research in structural biology, bioinformatics and materials science.
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Research spans seismic activity and climate change on earth to astrobiological studies on Mars.
Department of Psychological Sciences
We are a leading research institution in the fields of cognitive development and neuroscience, and child and family psychology.
- Research in the School of Science
Research in the School of Science
Birkbeck has a world leading Science Faculty with Psychological Sciences rated 5th nationally, Earth and Planetary Sciences rated 6th and Biological Sciences rated 11th (the last two being joint submissions with UCL) in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
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