The Department has a long-standing reputation for interesting and innovative research.
Our Research Groups bring together a cluster of ideas and intellectual orientations.
We host a range of seminars throughout the year.
Postgraduate Research Opportunities
Our internationally acclaimed research feeds insights into our teaching.
Centre for Cultural Value
National research centre dedicated to building a shared understanding of the differences that arts, culture, heritage and screen make to people’s lives and to society.
Meet our postgraduate research students.
Explore some of the recent research projects from the Communication and Media, and the real-life impact they have had.
Institute of Cultural Capital
The Institute of Cultural Capital conducts collaborative and interdisciplinary research that critically examines the role and value of cultural interventions in urban environments, from grassroots initiatives to large-scale cultural events and festivals.
DigiPol: The Centre for Digital Politics, Media and Democracy
DigiPol is an interdisciplinary centre that champions challenge-led collaborative and interdisciplinary research to address some of the most pressing research questions around digital media and democracy.