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Centres and research groups

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Our research centres

Reading Groups and Seminars

Discover our departmental projects


Our research centres

Centre for the History of Medicine

Centre for the History of Medicine

Our centre seeks to understand medical ideas, practices and institutions in their broad social and cultural contexts.

Early Modern and Eighteenth Century Centre

Early Modern and Eighteenth Century Centre

Our centre works on major research projects covering the period 1450 to 1850.

European History Research Centre

European History Research Centre

We bring together European history research activities to advance the field of study and facilitate academic collaboration.

Global History and Culture Centre

Global History and Culture Centre

With expertise in Africa, the Americas, Asia and Europe, our members' interests span the globe.

Our historians are also associated with the following centres:
Centre for the Study of the Renaissance

Centre for the Study of the Renaissance

The centre's aim is to promote learning and research in the history and culture of the Renaissance.

Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies

Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies

The centre aims to stimulate teaching and research on the Caribbean, particularly in an Atlantic context.


Research groups, reading groups, and seminars

Our projects

Early Career Writers

Convened by the early career postdoctoral staff from the History Department

Feminist History

Hosted by the History Department and associated with the Centre for the Study of Women and Gender

Food History

Convened by the early career researchers from the History Department

History of Violence

We provide a focus for all areas of research into personal, social, political, and cultural violence.

History Research Seminar Programme

Complementing the rich variety of research in the History Department

Medieval Seminar Series

An interdisciplinary research seminar based in departments across the humanities, sponsored by the Humanities Research Centre.

Oral History

Convened by researchers from a variety of disciplines who are interested in oral history research

Queer History Warwick

We provide a forum for scholars to discuss queer history in an intellectually rigorous but supportive context.

Warwick Network for Parish Research

Founded in 2003, we host the My-Parish platform and related research initiatives.

History of Science and Technology Hub

History of Science and Technology Hub

We cover the full range of scientific disciplines, from physics to anthropology to economics, and the technologies associated with them.

Black Studies Reading Group

A multidisciplinary reading group for students and staff to engage with pioneering work on Black history, culture and politics.