Our research

Great minds and even greater challenges – world-leading research in the humanities and languages

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Committed to research with impact

We are committed to excellence in research that has meaningful impact on the world around us. Our School is distinguished by its unique combination of expertise in our disciplines and in the diversity of our research activities that cross boundaries and develop innovative collaborations across disciplines and outside the University.

Research strengths

Find out more about the wide range of research projects in the School. Whether you are an undergraduate student, a postgraduate candidate, or a fellow researcher, get in touch with us to hear more about how you can be involved.

Centres & networks

UNSW School of Humanities & Languages is home to unique and world-leading research centres, networks, and initiatives that bring together researchers, practitioners, students and diverse communities from across the humanities, languages, and beyond. 

Our projects

Our expert academics and research students are involved in a wide range of research projects. Whether it's access to the justice system, protecting and promoting Indigenous knowledge or environmental issues, we're passionate about advocating change through research.