The School of Arts and Humanities enjoys an international reputation for its award-winning academic research, supported by our vibrant research groups and centres, and our lively postgraduate research culture. Our researchers are committed to engaging with the wider world, enriching the lives of individuals and communities with their projects.
- Dr Gemma Allen (Director of Research)
The School’s groups and centres reveal the richness and diversity of Arts and Humanities research.
Our projects demonstrate our vibrant research culture, and commitment to engagement with the wider world.
Our research engages with society and culture at local, national and international levels, enriching the lives of diverse individuals and communities.
The School offers an intellectually stimulating environment for our committed and highly productive postgraduate research community.
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