The Humanities Research Centre: based in the award-winning Berrick Saul Building

Fostering research excellence across the arts and humanities

Working with partners in heritage, conservation and the media

Taking our research to the local community

Developing and hosting major interdisciplinary research projects

An inspirational place for postgraduate study

A major venue for seminars, public lectures and debates

Humanities Research Centre

The hub for interdisciplinary research and postgraduate life in the arts and humanities at York

About the HRC

About the HRC‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌



Postgraduate Life

Postgraduate students


What's on


Carcanet Poets: Phoebe Power and Oli Hazzard

The University of York and Carcanet Press are delighted to present Phoebe Power and Oli Hazzard for an unmissable evening of poetry. A Writers at York event.


Seeing Black Women in Georgian London

Jennifer Germann (Ithaca College and Fulbright Scholar at University of York)

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Contact details

Humanities Research Centre
Berrick Saul Building
University of York
YO10 5DD

Tel: +44(0)1904 328097

How to find us

Departments and centres

Departments and centres‌‌


Resources for staff

Resources for staff



Humanities Research Centre doctoral and postdoctoral fellowships

Posted on Friday 9 March 2018

We are now inviting applications for our Humanities Research Centre Doctoral Fellowships and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships.

HRC grants available for postgraduate projects

Posted on Thursday 8 February 2018

We invite applications for funding of collaborative interdisciplinary postgraduate projects in the academic year 2018-19

The 2018 HRC PhD Poster Competition is now open for entries!

Posted on Wednesday 7 February 2018

York arts and humanities PhD students are invited to produce a poster which gives a taster encounter of their research for a non-specialist audience. Closing date 21st March.

Research and impact

Research and impact‌‌


For potential partners

For Potential Partners‌‌‌‌‌‌‌

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