Centre for Medieval & Renaissance Studies

About the Centre

Edinburgh University is home to one of the largest communities of medieval and renaissance specialists internationally, with over 70 members of staff actively pursuing research in this field.


The Centre's interests are global, including European, Islamic, American and Asian studies.


Edinburgh Medieval and Renaissance studies staff are involved in several research projects that aim to give new insights into the period.

Contact us

For general enquiries about the centre and to be added to our mailing list, please use our main email. If you are looking to contact a specific member of the CMRS Steering Committee or specific CMRS staff member, please consult the Steering Committee and Staff tabs.

Steering Committee

Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies management group and programme directors.