Our research


Research Strategy

Supporting talent

Our aim is simple – to be distinguished by our academic strengths and recognised globally for the social, economic and cultural benefit we deliver through our research.

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Our Organisation

Our Faculties, Schools and Clusters

View the research profile of our faculties, schools and research clusters.

Organisational Structure

Our Publications

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60,000+ research outputs with links to DOIs and open access full text when available.

Publication Repository

Our Researchers

Search for our Research Staff

View the research profiles for all our researchers.

Researcher Profiles

Our Impact

See the Impact of our Research

Examine the impact of our research across society.

Researcher Impact


Our REF2014 results

Queen’s returned over 95% of academic staff, which was the fifth largest percentage of staff returned in the REF2014. The University also has 14 subject areas ranked within the UK’s Top 20 and 76% of its research classified in the top two categories of world leading and internationally excellent.

Research Excellence Framework (REF)
QUB Thinker 800

Our European Union Projects

View our latest Horizon 2020 Projects

Queen’s has coordinated about 50 projects and been involved in 90 other projects under the 7th Framework Programme. In Horizon 2020, Queen’s has already secured 30 new grants.

Our EU projects
Queens Fellows 800

Queen's Fellows

We are delighted to welcome our Queen’s Fellows

The appointments have been made as part of the prestigious Queen’s University Research Fellowship Scheme which aims to attract, retain and develop the very best of research talent.

Queen's University Research Fellowship Scheme

Forthcoming & Latest Publications


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Support for Researchers

Support for researchers

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