Graduate School

Research Seminars

View individual seminar schedules by topic.

Other events around the College

Below are a list of seminars split by subject or research group. However, there are many more lectures, seminars and workshops throughout the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. The Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) collate and disseminate details of events taking place around the College.

Calendar of events around the college

American History seminars

The School offers an American History seminar and workshop series, as well as round table events and a reading group.

Archaeology seminars

The Archaeology research seminars take place weekly on Thursdays at 6pm and are open to all.

ArchSoc seminar series

Edinburgh University Archaeology Society (ArchSoc) host regular research seminars throughout the academic year, which are open to all.

Byzantine Studies seminars

The Byzantine Studies seminars take place throughout the year, and are open to all.

Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History seminars

The Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History hosts seminars throughout the academic year, which are open to all.

Classics seminars

The Classics research seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all, within and outside the University.

Classics postgraduate seminars

The Edinburgh Classics postgraduate seminar series takes place weekly on Thursdays throughout the semester. All are welcome.

Doctoral Training seminars

A series of informal lunchtime workshops which provide a space for you to reflect on your practice as a researcher in the humanities and to hone the transferable skills that will enable you to develop your career during and beyond the PhD, in both academic and other professional contexts.

Economic and Social History seminars

The Economic and Social History research seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

Edinburgh 19th century research seminars

The Edinburgh 19th century research seminars take place regularly throughout the semester and are open to all.

Edinburgh Centre for Global History seminars

The Edinburgh Centre for Global History seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all, within and outside the University.

Edinburgh Centre for Global History Graduate Workshops

The Graduate Workshop research seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

Edinburgh History of Medicine Group

Join the History of Medicine Group, a collaborative seminar series hosted by the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh.

First Millennia Group

The First Millennia Studies Group hosts regular seminars throughout the academic year, which are free and open to all.

Histories of Gender and Sexuality seminars

The Gender History seminar series runs regularly throughout the academic year. Seminars are open to all.

History of Science, Medicine and Technology Group seminars

The History of Science, Medicine and Technology Group seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

Late Antique and Medieval Postgraduate Society seminars

Late Antique and Medieval Postgraduate Society seminars take place throughout the year and are open to all.

Medieval and Renaissance Studies seminars

The Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies organises regular evening seminars. Events are open to all.

Mediterranean Archaeology seminars

The Archaeology research seminars take place weekly on Thursdays at 18.00 and are open to all.

Modern Irish History seminars

The Modern Irish History research seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

One Health Archaeology seminars

The One Health Archaeology Research Group offers a seminar series, to which all are welcome.

Scottish History seminars

The Scottish History research seminars take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.