Find a research supervisor in medieval studies

Staff in the Department of Modern Languages who supervise PhD/MA by Research in the area of medieval studies.

Dr Paolo De Ventura


  • Medieval literature especially Dante and Cavalcanti
  • Italian diachronic linguistics
  • Dante Gabriel Rossetti and the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood.

Dr Nigel Harris

Reader in German

German literature and culture between 1100 and 1650.

Professor Aengus Ward

Professor in Medieval Iberian Studies
Head of the Department of Modern Languages

  • Medieval Iberia
  • History and historiography
  • Textual editing.
  • Digital editing of medieval Iberian texts.

Modern languages staff research supervision areas