School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Research seminars

See our full calendar of events taking place across the School or view individual seminar schedules by topic.

Calendar of events

 

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 seminars provide an opportunity for discussion of current research developments on a range of archaeological themes from diverse chronological and geographical areas. The seminars 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

Explore research around rich cultures in a seminal period of world history with the Byzantine Studies seminars. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History seminars

The Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History is the University of Edinburgh's leading centre for research into the history of the modern world. It's seminar series welcomes everyone.

Classics seminars

The Classics research seminars provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and the promotion of new research and debate among the research community, both within and outside the University. All are welcome. 

Classics postgraduate seminars

The Classics Postgraduate seminars enable postgraduate students to gain valuable experience and practice in delivering research papers and taking questions on their work.

Edinburgh Centre for Global History seminars

The Centre hosts a seminar series which takes place throughout the academic year and is open to staff, students and the general public.

Edinburgh Centre for Global History Graduate Workshops

The Edinburgh Centre for Global History Graduate Workshops provide an excellent  opportunity  for  doctoral  students and early career researchers to meet and discuss their research in an informal setting. They take place throughout the academic year and are open to all.

Edinburgh Early Modern Network Seminars

The School of History, Classics and Archaeology hosts seminars throughout the academic year, which are open to all.

Histories of Gender and Sexuality seminars

The Histories of Gender and Sexuality 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.

Intellectual History Research Group seminars

The Intellectual History research group brings together staff and students from across the School who are interested in the history of ideas, intellectuals, and intellectual movements.

Late Antique and Medieval Postgraduate Society seminars

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

Leventis seminars 2021/22

This seminar (not for credit) is open to postgraduate students and staff. It will be taken by Professor Roderick Beaton, Leventis Professor in Greek.

Modern Irish History seminars

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

Modern Spanish History Doctoral Seminars

The Modern Spanish History Doctoral Seminars are a student-led initiative which offers postgraduate researchers a unique opportunity to present their findings on the exceptional diversity of research on modern Spanish history taking place in institutions across the country.

One Health Archaeology seminars

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

PAIXUE Project

PAIXUE is a European Research Council funded project examining medieval Byzantine and Chinese cultures systematically and in-depth from a cross-cultural vantage point.

Scottish History seminars

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

More events around the College

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.