We provide a superb package of expert supervision, research training and support. Staff are globally acclaimed researchers in their respective fields and we attract research students from all over the world to work with us.
Our doctoral students pursue many original lines of research across the spectrum of Irish Studies, including literature, history, politics, conflict and migration. Time frames span from pre-history to the present day and we have a superb Irish library housing many rare books, political papers and periodicals. There are also rich opportunities for expert dual supervision if you wish to pursue a cross-disciplinary topics.
Meet our Experts:
See our online prospectus pages for details of our MPhil/PhD in Irish Studies and please contact Dr Diane Urquhart if you need any further information.
Our online staff profiles will also help you to learn more about the research interests of each of our staff members. Please email our Postgraduate Research Team if you would like to contact a member of academic staff with whom to discuss your research proposal.
Competitive Irish Studies PhD (full- and part-time) fees scholarships are available. The deadline for applications is 2pm on 21 April 2017. Applications should be made online.
Support for doctoral studies
More information about support that we can offer to our research students can be found on our School of Histories, Languages and Cultures postgraduate research homepage.