Team of researchers investigate press attitudes towards autism

A team of researchers at Edge Hill University has been awarded funding by the British Academy (BA) to investigate portrayals of autism in the British press in a bid to address the acceptance of the lifelong neurodevelopmental condition that affects the lives of millions in the UK.

Opportunities to pursue a career in research

Potential researchers of the future can still apply to Edge Hill University’s research degree programme, which has seen a record level of interest from those who want to solve real-world problems.