Home to a large number of political theorists – including academic staff, postdoctoral researchers and PhD students – York is one of the UK’s key hubs for political theory research.
York Centre for Political Theory builds on our distinctive breadth and recognised strength in this research area.
Innovation, collaboration and impact lie at the core of the Centre’s identity.
Building strong interdisciplinary links with neighbouring subjects, we produce agenda-setting work on pressing global political and ethical questions.
Activities and events
The Centre organises capacity-building activities for academics and researchers in the form of conferences, workshops and seminars.