Discover our research
As a research-intensive university, Birkbeck houses a vibrant community of academics with enquiring minds. Researchers across a spectrum of disciplines within the College’s five schools and multiple centres are constantly pushing their respective fields forward through their work.
To capture some of this energy and celebrate Birkbeck’s position as a globally recognised hub of research, we have compiled a selection of research projects and stories, listed below.
Women and Art History in the nineteenth century (podcast)
Professor Hilary Fraser explains the social and technological changes which allowed art history to develop as a new intellectual discipline during the nineteenth century and how female art historians played an important role in this development.