We have a thriving, world-leading community of researchers at Stirling committed to improving the lives of others. This significant investment from RCUK recognises the quality and importance of the work carried out within the Institute of Social Marketing and Health to reduce tobacco-related harm around the world.
Professor Sir Gerry McCormac, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Stirling
Other recent pioneering activities include:
- Tackling the Zika and Chikungunya viruses
- Analysing meteorites in order to gain insight into life on Mars
- Cancer prevention
- Addressing concerns associated with the world’s ageing population
- Finding solutions to worldwide food security problems
Looking to the future
As a forward-looking University, we have set ourselves ambitious targets and are constantly innovating to ensure these are achieved. We’re committed to further enhancing our global presence and building our portfolio of international partnerships, including producing research with a global impact.
We’re dedicated to creating the leaders of tomorrow. Our graduates leave as global citizens, ready to make a difference to their communities around the world. We recognise the positive impact our international partnerships have, and look forward to enhancing our reputation as an outward-looking, globally connected university.