Interdisciplinary Research Excellence

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Our University Strategic Research Groups create synergies between our exciting and diverse research disciplines to make a significant contribution towards understanding and alleviating some of society's major challenges.

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University Strategic Research Groups (USRGs)


Visit our University Strategic Research Groups section for more in depth information on our USRGs and Institutes, including upcoming events and latest news, as well as links to their main websites.

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Interdisciplinary Research Blog

The Interdisciplinary blog at Southampton brings you the very latest news, discussions and opportunities in cross-disciplinary research at the University of Southampton.  

Early Career Researchers

Early career researchers from across the University of Southampton are working with each interdisciplinary group (USRGs & Institutes) to help facilitate and promote interdisciplinary research excellence.

Interdisciplinary Seminar Series

The aim of the Interdisciplinary Research Seminar Series is to bring together a wide range of people from across the university to gain a deeper understanding of interdisciplinary research and how this approach provides a significant contribution towards advancing our understanding of today's pressing global challenges.