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Key Facts and Figures about the Department of Psychiatry


• More than 100 Public Engagement with Research activities undertaken in a year
452 Research publications/outputs per year
134 Research grants
44 Funding bodies
• Major funding from Medical Research Council, Wellcome and National Institute for Health Research
• Total grant value £64m
• Research spend £12.1m 
• Researchers collaborating in 25 countries


238 Staff
161 Research staff
77 Professional and Support Staff
22 Professors
Associate Professors
35 Principal Investigators
32 Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturers
90 DPhil/MSc Students
• Staff from 28 countries


Reputation / Awards
• Oxford University ranked as the world #1 for medical and health teaching and research (Times Higher Education)
• Research Excellence Framework 2014: Oxford ranked top in the UK for the quality and impact of its psychiatry research
• Athena SWAN – Silver Award renewed in 2018
• Powerful research influenced NICE treatment guidelines and medicine packaging legislation


2019 Data.