Research Centre for Late Antique and Byzantine Studies

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PhD research
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Research Opportunities


PhD Research

The Research Centre welcomes applications for PhD (doctoral) research on any aspect of the world of Late Antiquity or the Byzantine world, including, but not exclusively, in the following areas:

Anglo-Saxon archaeology               

Byzantine archaeology

Byzantine art and architecture

Byzantine Constantinople

Byzantine urbanism

‘Celtic’ archaeology of Britain and Ireland circa AD 400 - 700

Church archaeology of western Europe circa AD 250 - 800

Late Antique urbanism

Late Roman archaeology

Long-distance contacts in Late Antiquity

Merovingian archaeology

Migration Period Europe

Roman villas and palaces after circa AD 250

The end of Roman Britain


Prospective PhD applicants should contact the Research Centre Director for further details of the application procedure.


Masters degrees

For details of the relevant Masters programme, please see the Graduate Centre for Medieval Studies website.




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