Departments and centres

The Faculty of Humanities consists of the following departments and centres. Visit the individual department or centre website for more information about courses, research, news and events.


Research institutes

Research centres

Humanities Faculty team

Our Faculty of Humanities team and associated staff include:

We also have colleagues working in areas such as research, student employability, and media and communications. Contact us for more information.


See our news section to find out about the high-profile projects our academics and students are involved with plus the many public events and talks we organise.

Research and enterprise

Our academics are leading major research projects ranging from the art of Latin America through to the English Civil War and the issues surrounding mental capacity.

Learning and teaching

We seek to build on our excellent reputation for the quality of student experience, while helping our students develop the skills they need for the future.

Schools and departments

Our schools and departments cover a huge range of disciplines and we are committed to encouraging interdisciplinary approaches so our students see how subjects interconnect.