The academic interests of our researchers straddle a wide range of disciplines including film and literature, culture and linguistics, extending beyond Europe to the French- and Spanish-speaking people worldwide.

Information about research degrees and how to apply

In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, members of staff from the Department of Languages, Information and Communications were submitted to Units of Assessment (UOAs) 50 European Studies.

Particular research strengths exist in the following areas:

Our staff’s profiles include details of individual research and publications.

Read more about Research in the Department

Research in Linguistics is directed through the Centre for Creative Writing, English Literature and Linguistics.

The Centre was established in 2014 bringing together over 50 staff and research students from the Department of English, the Department of Languages, Information and Communications and the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies.

Creative Writing, English Literature and Linguistics