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Welcome to the Centre for Advanced Studies

The Centre for Advanced Studies was established in January 2010 to provide a centre of international excellence in the Arts and Social Sciences.

The key ambitions for CAS are to:

  • enhance the research culture within the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences
  • provide leadership on key challenges and strategic themes
  • promote interdisciplinarity and serve as a bridge between researchers inside and outside the Faculties
  • drive forward the internationalisation of the research environment (including collaborations with overseas campuses)
  • aid the adoption of research-led knowledge transfer and widen the potential impact of research
  • enable post-graduates and early career researchers to engage in the Faculties’ research culture

To this end, CAS champions key research clusters and partnerships within its annual programme of activities to help build research capacity, and supports emerging research areas at Nottingham (link to current themes here).

CAS offers a number of funding opportunities to support the growth of new research activities and can also offer the services of its established Research and Business Development staff and Funding Office to help the development of research projects.

These web pages offer an introduction to CAS and our research development and support services. If you do not find the information you are looking for please email our administrator Allison Pearson or call her on 0115 95 14838.

Summer 2016: this site is currently being redesigned, please check back for updated information.

Events

Granger Centre Seminar - Patrick Marsh (University of Nottingham)

Date
08/12/2016
Location:
C7 Trent Building
Description
Nonparametric Predictive Densities and Quantile Based Trading Rules (C7,Trent Building)

Future of post-Brexit Britain

Date
09/12/2016
Location:
C11 Portland
Description
Alan Simpson will present on the Future of post-Brexit Britain on 9 December.

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Latest news

PhD opportunity working with manuscripts and special collections

Description
New PhD studentship in the Faculty of Arts to study our manuscripts and special collections.
Date:
10/11/2016

AHRC PhD funding application deadline: 16 January 2017

Description
Applications for Midlands3Cities Doctoral Partnership AHRC funding for commencement of PhD study in 2017 are now open. Choose from three workshops in November to assist with your application.
Date:
27/10/2016

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Centre for Advanced Studies

Highfield House
University Park Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 95 14838
email: Humanities_Research_Centre@exmail.nottingham.ac.uk