Research centres

Centre for Translational Immunology

Centre for Human Development, Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

Centre for Respiratory Science

Centre for Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (Dohad)

MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit

Cancer Research UK Centre


Southampton Centre for Biomedical Research

The Southampton Centre for Biomedical Research (SCBR) lies at the core of our clinical and biomedical research partnership with University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.

This body coordinates the people and resources of our major clinical research facilities, units and centres which are supported by £27m of National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) funded infrastructure which includes the following:

The SCBR enables Southampton to be much greater than the sum of its components, so that researchers work faster and more efficiently. Quality assured nursing, specialist laboratories, clinical governance and facilities mean a wide range of health issues can be efficiently investigated, with confidence.

Visit the Clinical Research in Southampton website to find out more.

ESRC Centre for Population Change

The ESRC Centre for Population Change aims to improve understanding of the key drivers and implications of population change within the UK. The Centre is a joint initiative between the University of Southampton and a consortium of Scottish Universities in partnership with the Office for National Statistics and the General Registrar Office in Scotland, and is directed by Professor Jane Falkingham (University of Southampton)

Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty & Policy

The Centre for Global Health, Population, Poverty & Policy (GHP3) brings together social scientists from across a range of disciplines, to carry out research investigating the interrelationships between health, population and poverty at both the societal and individual level.

ESRC Third Sector Research Centre (TSRC)

The Third Sector Research Centre exists to develop the evidence base on, for and with the third sector in the UK. Working closely with practitioners, policy-makers and other academics, TSRC is undertaking and reviewing research, and making this research widely available.