Research Blog

Too often research ethics are experienced as a barrier to jump, a hurdle to clear, a box to tick. We think we’ve all felt this at different times. This feeling has certainly been expressed in recent workshops the Arts, Humanities and Cultures Faculty Research Ethics Committee has held to shape...

This month’s blog comes from Dr. Nicola Williams. Nicola has been a LAHRI Postdoctoral Fellow since April 2021, and is a researcher working in the areas of History of Science, Women and Science and Feminism.   During my time as a LAHRI postdoc, I’ve been working on a publication about...

LAHRI Director, Professor James Stark, reflects on the physical surroundings of the Institute and its proximity to cutting-edge interdisciplinary research. Surroundings matter. It certainly matters to me that LAHRI is based in the wonderful Clothworkers South Building. As well as office space on the ground floor for our team there...

This month’s blog comes from Dr. Victoria Yuskaitis. Victoria has been a LAHRI Postdoctoral Fellow since January 2021, and is a medievalist with an interest in exploring the impact that research can have on the way communities interact with and view their own local histories. I’m really enjoying my time...