Centre for the Study of the Viking Age
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Members of the Centre are currently engaged in a number of research projects.

For more information on the  individual research of CSVA members, please see their staff profiles.


12th century font with runic inscription, St Bridget's Church, Bridekirk, Cumbria  © C. Warburton

Current CSVA Projects

Bringing Vikings Back to the East Midlands - Roderick Dale and Judith Jesch; funded by the AHRC's Follow-On Funding for Impact and Engagement

Rediscovering the Vikings - Roderick Dale is editing the proceedings of this conference with Tom Birkett, University College Cork

The Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of the Viking Age – edited by Judith Jesch and Christina Lee.

Current Collaborations

Skaldic Poetry in the Scandinavian Middle Ages - Jayne Carroll and Judith Jesch are both contributing editors to this ongoing editing project: https://www.abdn.ac.uk/skaldic/db.php

Evighetsrunor - A project to create a digital research platform for Sweden's runic inscriptions, funded by Riksbankens Jubileumsfond

Bokstavar mellom runer og manuskript - University of Oslo, funded by the Norwegian Research Council

Past Projects and Collaborations

Past projects can be viewed on our Funded Research Archive page and have included: 

Doctoral Projects

See our Doctoral Research page for a full list of current and completed projects by our doctoral students.



Centre for the Study of the Viking Age

Trent Building
The University of Nottingham
University Park

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5900
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 5924
email: csva@nottingham.ac.uk