Find a research supervisor in music

Staff in the Department of Modern Languages who supervise PhD/MA by Research in the area of music and modern languages.

Professor Helen Abbott

Professor Helen Abbott

Professor of Modern Languages
Head of School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music

  • words/music relations (including aesthetics, translation, adaptation, and performance)
  • poetry and poetics (especially nineteenth-century French, and metre, accentuation, versification)
  • voice/performance in relation to literary texts
  • the role of digital media in researching texts and performances (music, theatre, readings)

Dr John Goodyear

Dr John Goodyear

Lecturer (Teaching) English as a Modern Foreign Language (EMFL)

As Lecturer (Teaching) English as a Modern Foreign Language (EMFL), John Goodyear is currently designing and developing a brand new degree programme for overseas students. Alongside this curriculum development work, he is also teaching German core language to first year undergraduates as well as German on the Languages for All (LfA) programme.

In addition to his teaching role at the University ...

Modern languages staff research supervision areas