We are a recognised university Strategic Research Outcome Area at UWA, with vital links to national and international research networks.
Our primary research mission is to create new models of collaborative interdisciplinary enquiry within the broad field of medieval and early modern studies.
We apply such models to the investigation of large-scale research questions about the development of pre-modern societies and cultures and their significance for Australia's development.
Our researchers run a wide variety of projects in partnership with leading scholars, Centres and cultural institutions worldwide.
Our staff are centrally involved in the management of: