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Our research groups and centres are a communications catalyst for activity of hundreds of academic staff members. The groups and centres encourage exploration, enquiry and collaboration between staff and students. More than 70 research groups and centres work across the nine Academic Schools with an aim to shape lives and society.

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The Robert Bloomfield Society and the Thomas Chatterton Society

As part of our research and community impact programme the English team is centrally involved in developing both these one-name societies.

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Urban Governance, the Civic and Civil Society

Understanding civic and national cultures – roughly those shared senses of meaning, values, norms and ways of doing, thinking and feeling – is central to our understanding of urban, rural and national life.

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PAUSE - Promoting Acceptance Using Simulated Environments

PAUSE (EU LLP TOI) aims to remove attitudinal and discriminatory barriers to employment for immigrants and refugees by the production of interactive 3D scenarios to demonstrate and address the key attitudinal barriers to employment.

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Intellectual Property Research Group

The Intellectual Property Research Group is led by Janice Denoncourt and aims to lead research in this field within the East Midlands region.