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Research and education of the highest quality define Humanities at the University of Southampton. We are passionate about investigating what makes us human, from language and music, to philosophical debate and history and culture in all its forms.

Key People

Head of School - Professor Sarah Pearce

Deputy Head of School (Education) - Dr James Minney
Deputy Head of School (Research & Enterprise) - Dr Helen Spurling

Directors of Internationalisation - Rosalind Davies and Dr Ying Zheng
Director of Digital Humanities - Dr James Baker
Director of Parkes Institute - Dr Claire Le Foll

Heads of Department

Academic Centre for International Students - Mr Nick Barratt
Archaeology - Professor Alistair Pike
English - Dr James Jordan
Film - Professor Veronica Spencer
History - Professor Kendrick Oliver
Modern Languages and Linguistics - Professor Laura Domínguez
Music - Dr Ben Oliver
Philosophy - Professor Denis McManus

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