The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) is one of the most research-intensive parts of Kingston University with a plethora of research projects and an energetic research culture. A wide range of opportunities are also offered to engage in individual research leading to degrees of Doctor of Philosophy or Masters by Research.
Research centres and groups
The Faculty supports several research areas which help to focus and stimulate research.
Research at FASS is spearheaded actively by the sixteen departments that support the faculty. Each department offers a broad range of research opportunities to interested students. For more details on departmental research and research opportunities please select your area of interest.
- Was Robespierre a Dictator?
Historian Dr Marisa Linton argues that old ideas of Robespierre as a 'virtual dictator' may be misleading, in an article in BBC History.
News - 27 August 2013 to 26 August 2014
- Call for Papers: Garrick and Shakespeare 25-27 June 2014
Call for papers - 19 September 2013, 2:00pm to 31 January 2014, 11:55pm
- CRMEP joins Affiliate Agreement with the Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA)
Collaboration over event organization and programming at the ICA
News - 01 October 2013 to 31 January 2014
- Call for Papers: The Seventh International Conference on Iris Murdoch
Call for papers - 08 November 2013 to 30 April 2014
- Voices From the Arab World project - seeking funding
News - 10 November 2013 to 31 May 2014
FASS research contact
For more information on any aspect of research in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, please contact:
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Kingston upon Thames
Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 2304
Fax: +44 (0)20 8417 2292