Research stories

Our researchers are using their expertise to make a better world.

We support and encourage applied research which informs and underpins teaching as well as addressing the needs and issues of communities, professions, and employers. We welcome use of our research by all for whom it is relevant.


The Politics of Design

Federico Freschi, Jane Venis & Matt Galloway

Small Measures

Jane Venis and Hannah Joynt

Emerging fashion

Margo Barton and Caro McCaw

The Body Political

Tracy Kennedy, Simon Swale and Cyndy McKenzie

Digital disruption

Tania Allan-Ross and Tracy Kennedy

Flight of fancy

Gavin O'Brien and Hannah Joynt


Machiko Niimi and Meg Brasell-Jones