Professor Jim McAuley is a leading authority on politics and the Troubles in Northern Ireland. Here, in an opinion piece published in the Yorkshire Post, he talks about the life of Sinn Féin’s Martin McGuinness who died yesterday. He was also the former education minister and deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland.
Professor Adrian Wood is from the University’s Centre for Sustainable and Resilient Communities. On the International Day of Forests (21st March), Janet Lowore, University of Huddersfield PhD student and Professor Adrian Wood tell how research is revealing the important role that entrepreneurial trade in forest products plays in preventing deforestation and protecting precious forests.
Dr Kiara Lewis, Head of Division of Health and Wellbeing, specialises in children, physical activity and obesity. Here she comments on a new study which reports that the exercise levels previously thought to decline in adolescence, actually happen long before.
Dr Michael Concannon is a specialist in Gait Analysis and Musculoskeletal (MSK) Conditions at the University of Huddersfield. Here, he talks about the report which says clothing and fashions are a cause of MSK issues and why in his opinion the evidence is far from probative and individuals may not need worry.
Professor of Politics, Brendan Evans, talks about his opinion on the second Scottish Independence Referendum initiated by Nicola Sturgeon.