Research with impact

Our research is changing lives. The high quality research that takes place across the Faculty explores what makes us human through the study of languages, cultures, histories and ideas.

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“Our thriving and active academic community, with excellent support from those who enable research, works at the cutting-edge of research in the arts and humanities. Together we produce significant and impactful research both within our disciplines and in a collaborative, interdisciplinary way allowing us to contribute to the wider understanding of individuals and societies at a local and global level.”

Professor Susan Fitzmaurice, Vice-President and Head of Faculty