Biomedical sciences lab equipment

School of Life Sciences

From lifestyle choices to personalised medicine, the School of Life Sciences combines world-leading expertise with scientific discovery and health-related research to make real impacts which benefit society. The School of Life Sciences is part of the Faculty of Health Sciences.


Our School is a thriving multidisciplinary teaching and research unit that inspires students, undertakes innovative research and works with businesses and other organisations to address their needs.

Biomedical Sciences


Sport, Health and Exercise Science


Our research

Our specialisms include pre-clinical and clinical PET imaging; biomedical applications of lab on a chip; understanding human information processing; health and wellbeing; clinical exercise testing and cardiovascular rehabilitation; clinical biomechanics; assessing and influencing coach and athlete wellbeing.

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Lee Ingle

Professor Lee Ingle

Interim Head of School of Life Sciences

PET Research Centre

PET Research Centre

We are one of very few universities nationwide with our own pre-clinical imaging unit which allows students to undertake cutting-edge research projects.

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Biological Sciences Workshop

Research-led teaching

Our world-leading, life-changing research directly informs our teaching, ensuring that our dynamic programmes keep abreast of the continual advances in these fast-evolving fields.

Health and Human Performance Lab

Links with industry

The school benefits from strong links with leading companies and organisations from Hull City AFC to local NHS trusts, and from Smith & Nephew to the World Anti-Doping Agency.

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School of Life Sciences
  • University of Hull
  • Hull, UK
  • HU6 7RX