About the Centre

The Centre brings together over 170 academic staff from across the arts and humanities, social sciences, medicine and healthcare studies.

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Our Research

All staff in the Centre are research active and have good rates of attracting research funding.

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Teaching

We strongly believe in research-led teaching, and so leading researchers in the Centre lecture on their specialist subjects and their cutting edge expertise feeds into our learning and teaching.

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As you may know, Karen Throsby stepped down as CIGS Director in the summer to take on a new role...

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New research led by CIGS members Dr Kim Allen and Dr Kate Hardy will examine how women’s early experiences of...

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APOLOGIES: THIS EVENT HAS HAD TO BE CANCELLED AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED (TIME / DATE TBC) We’re delighted to announce...

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We are looking forward to the final CIGS reading group for this academic year on Wednesday 4th May (4-5.30pm). We...

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As you may know, Karen Throsby stepped down as CIGS Director in the summer to take on a new role...

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New research led by CIGS members Dr Kim Allen and Dr Kate Hardy will examine how women’s early experiences of...

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CIGS members were deeply saddened by the loss of our colleague Matthew Wilkinson, who played a key role in the...

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Coping With and Thinking About the Big C: The Experience and Reflections of a Young Feminist after a Breast Cancer...

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