Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR)
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CEISR comprises eight research clusters, covering themes in language, politics, sociology and history, all of which allow for fascinating cross-genre work. MORE
CEISR brings together over 60 researchers including linguists, historians, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and specialists in area studies MORE
CEISR is a major interdisciplinary centre for research on Europe and the wider world: examining human cultures, conflicts, diasporas and inter-relations, past and present.
Bringing together more than 60 researchers and 20 postgraduates from across the University, the Centre offers a vibrant, supportive and intellectually stimulating environment within which to pursue research. It was ranked first in the 2008 RAE, making us the largest interdisciplinary research centre for European studies in the UK.
We welcome linguists, historians, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and specialists in area studies, as they undertake interdisciplinary research in disciplines across the humanities, social sciences and arts. Under the CEISR umbrella, researchers are grouped into research clusters. A regular programme of events helps to promote research interests within the Centre and nurtures a vibrant research culture. CEISR also hosts a number of research projects, on topics such as EU language policy, Transnational European Union, the History of the Jewish Press in Central Europe, Port Towns and Cycles of Commemoration.
Our activities have been funded by major UK and European research councils, including the AHRC, ESF, ESRC, EU, UNESCO, the British Academy and various NGOs.
Clusters image by Ethan Hein, used under a creative commons licence.
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