Research Consultancy Project Stories

REAlab has worked in partnership with Universities and Doctoral Training Partnerships to bring early career researchers and business partners together to create social, cultural and economic benefits through the most innovative approaches in academic research. 

Tate Liverpool

Creative volunteering

British Library

Developing digital engagement in African countries

Dicey Tech

Embedding project-based learning in the school curriculum

Send Code

Inclusive evaluation design for Neurodiverse people

Manchester City of Literature

Manchester UNESCO city of literature

Manchester Urban Diggers

Supporting food system change in Manchester

She Leads for Legacy

The experience of Black female leaders in the North West

Imagine Me Stories

The School library diversity initiative

British School of Rome

Unlocking the Fine Arts archive


What makes a software ‘ethical’?


Citizen-led activism in Manchester

LGBT Foundation

COVID-19 and LGBT+ sexual health services

In Place of War

Creativity for social change

Tracy Simpson Financial

Empowering women in finance


How Covid-19 changed England’s water consumption

Direct Path

Inclusion, diversity and social change in the workplace

Base PT

The impact of wearables in ‘virtual training’

Career Connect

Understanding NEET people

Manchester Histories

The artist as changemaker

Tom Fleming Consultants

The arts after Brexit

Museum Science & Industry

Soundtracks for the Revolutionary Railroad

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Developing guidelines for musicians’ health education

Whitworth Gallery

Research in the Park: Anya Gallaccio’s sculpture

Museum Science & Industry

Engaging publics in the design of the new Textile galleries

We are Sale Moor

Bringing inclusivity to Sale Moor’s Neighbourhood Plan

Kindling Trust

Building Manchester’s food sustainability

Museum Science & Industry

Bringing diversity to Museum collections

Manchester University Press

Digital publishing in the Humanities and Social Sciences