Experts Guide

Welcome to the University of Leicester's Experts Guide.

Our internationally renowned academics have a wealth of expertise on a wide range of topics and current issues. From experts on alien life and football hooliganism to European politics and social media communications we pride ourselves on the breadth and variety of experience available within our academic departments.

This database hosts a variety of academics at the University who welcome enquiries from journalists. The database includes their contact information and a useful breakdown of their research interests to help journalists find the right academic for the job.

Featured Academic

Dr Heather Brunskell-Evans


Dr Heather Brunskell-Evans is a Research Associate in the Centre for Medical Humanities.

She has recently written several articles for The Conversation, including how we need to tackle our own porn habits, why discussing sex, rape and porn in the classroom is important and how sexology exhibitions sometimes meet with a mixed reception.

Please make use of the below search function to track down other academics who can help you with your media enquiry.

How to search?

You can search by subject keyword(s) (e.g. climate change, politics) or by surname.


You can also search our experts by School and Department.

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