Policy, Ethics and Life Sciences Research Centre



We offer a range of education, training and consultancy opportunities.

Students in a lecture.

We take a multi-disciplinary approach and we're committed to influencing policy and practice within the public domain.

Study with us

We contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in a number of modules at Newcastle. A popular course is the undergraduate module on the Sociology of Evil.

Find out about our postgraduate research opportunities.

Other academic centres draw on our expertise and invite us to contribute to their teaching. For example, we've collaborated with Centre for Neuroscience at the University of Zurich, Switzerland.

Training and consultancy

We're an experienced provider of continuing professional development (CPD).

We offer training and consultancy on the social and ethical aspects of life science and healthcare practice.