Explore the extragalactic with our world-leading faculty. Our research interests focus on:
testing cosmological models
physics of the early universe
large-scale structure: galaxy surveys and numerical...Read more
The Institute of Development Studies (IDS) transforms the knowledge, action and leadership needed for more equitable and sustainable development globally, through our world-class research, learning and teaching. ...Read more
Our research lies at the forefront of fundamental physics – ranging from quantum information processing, quantum optics and cold atom physics through a programme of top-rated particle physics experiments...Read more
We combine a long tradition in a field of scholarship pioneered at Sussex with a commitment to fostering new and emerging fields of inquiry.
Core supervisory expertise is offered in:
British political...Read more
From Medieval and Renaissance writing to the 18th century to the present, from the novel to poetry to modernism, postmodernism and the contemporary scene – were strongly committed to the interdisciplinary...Read more
From crowd behaviour to perception and studies of the brain – you’ll work with experts who will guide and support you through your research project.
Sussex is one of the largest and most diverse centres...Read more
From Shakespeare, contemporary literature and literary theory to Derrida, Freud and creative and critical writing – we welcome PhD applications in a wide range of areas.
Over 90% of all English faculty...Read more
From world-leading research to our radical approach to the histories of art, from exceptional links with museums and galleries to Brighton’s distinctive arts culture – you’ll find Sussex a truly exceptional...Read more
Politics is inextricable from human society and our teaching reflects this. Our interdisciplinary approach goes beyond the academic divisions between sociology and social theory, and political theory...Read more
We aspire to challenge the boundaries of the international relations discipline and make the world a better place.
You’ll benefit from our strong international networks. We’ve undertaken consultancy...Read more
Sociology at Sussex is an exciting place to pursue critical research in sociology, criminology and interdisciplinary fields relating to:
childhood and education
crime and violence
health and care
migration. ...Read more
Are you interested in the nature of cognition, be it natural or artificial?
Our pioneering, interdisciplinary approach brings together faculty and research students from artificial intelligence, psychology,...Read more
Join us to analyse how politics shapes our lives. We conduct internationally renowned research on some of the most important issues facing Britain, Europe and the world.
You’ll work with expert faculty...Read more
From theory and practice in wellbeing to the challenges of social work practice in safeguarding, mental health, adoption and reflective practice to the exploration of extraordinary childhoods, digital...Read more
Our research focuses on proteins and the genes that encode them. You’ll be part of a vibrant international research community, working in a dynamic environment.
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We enjoy a reputation for world-leading research in a wide range of areas, including policy-relevant studies on global socioeconomic and cultural transformations, and sensitive environmental systems. ...Read more
Unlike most other UK Philosophy departments, we offer supervision across a wide range of topics and traditions, including both Anglo-American analytic and post-Kantian continental philosophy. ...Read more
PhD in Human Rights is radically interdisciplinary, spanning the social sciences and humanities. As a doctoral researcher, you’ll have the opportunity to undertake research in human rights beyond a narrow legal approach. ...Read more