Gender, Culture, Sexuality

Research in identities in their diverse forms—including gender, sexuality, ethnicity, class, disability and nation and how they are shaped by political, social and cultural institutions, bodies of knowledge and relations of power.

Faculty Research Focus

  • Identity & diversity
  • Feminist history & historiography
  • philosophy of the body

Current Projects

  • Mapping Matrons: Women's Cultural Patronage Networks in Seventeenth Century
  • Northern Italy: from Maria Cristina of Savoy to Vittoria della Rovere.

Search for a Research Supervisor in Gender,Culture,Sexuality.


Research Interests

The College will consider any research topic that interests potential PhD students; however, students will benefit from researching in areas that align with the College’s strengths. Please contact us to discuss your PhD topic.

Alternatively you may contact one of our academics below to discuss your area of interest.