QS World University Rankings

Cambridge’s Faculty of English has been judged the best English department in the world in the 2015 QS World University Rankings, above Oxford, Harvard, Berkeley, Stanford and Yale. The QS World University Rankings are based on indicators of academic reputation, reputation among employers, Faculty-student ratio, research citations and impact and the international diversity of staff […]

World Factory

World Factory, Dr Zoe Svendsen’s practice-led research project has just had a week of previews at the Young Vic in London and is now on until the 30th May. The project – and these performances – are an attempt to think about how political theatre might operate in the contemporary climate, through a politics of […]

Judith E. Wilson Poetry Fellow (Fixed Term)

The Judith E Wilson Fellowships, held within the Faculty of English, are designed to enable practising poets, playwrights and theatre practitioners to spend a period as members of the Faculty of English, bringing together the practices of poetry and drama and their academic study. The costs of Fellowships are met from the Judith E Wilson […]

Professorship of Medieval and Renaissance English

The Board of Electors to the Professorship of Medieval and Renaissance English invite applications for this Professorship to take up appointment on 1 October 2015 or as soon as possible thereafter. Preference will be given to persons whose work is connected with medieval English literature (1066-1550) Candidates will have an outstanding research record of international […]