Our reputation attracts the best academic talent
Modern Languages has a thriving research community and is home to several internationally renowned research centres.
Our research covers French, German, Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American studies, Portuguese and linguistics with particular focus on film and television, linguistics, literature, culture, society, politics, history, anthropology and transnational studies.
Modern Languages staff are engaged in research on a wide range of topics.
We have three major research centres in the areas of transnational study, linguistics and global Englishes.