Our REF performance
The School of Arts and the School of Music and Fine Art made the largest submission to UOA 35, submitting a total of 41 members of staff, working across Drama and Theatre, Film, History and Philosophy of Art, Music and Fine Art.
From a total of 84 submissions, we ranked 1st in the UK for Research Power.
39% of our submitted research activity achieved the highest possible REF classification of 4*, defined as world-leading in terms of originality, significance and rigour. A further 44% is classified as 3*, defined as internationally excellent.
Our research environment was ranked 4th from a total of 84 submissions, and praised by the panel as 'strong and dynamic,' with 90% of our environment submission rated as 4* (conducive to world-leading research).
Our overall GPA (grade point average) is 3.2, a result which places the School of Arts in the top quartile of all submissions to UOA 35.
Drama academic shortlisted for TaPRA Early Career Award
23 May 2018
ARC Research Seminar and Exhibition: 3 April 2018
22 March 2018
Peter Stanfield's Professorial Lecture
19 March 2018
ETRN Research Lecture with Professor Annelis Kuhlman (4/4/2018)
5 March 2018
PCP and APRG Research Seminar (22-23 March 2018)
2 March 2018
Leverhulme Event with Professor Vito Zagarrio (28/03/2018)
2 March 2018
AHVC Research Seminar: Marco Delogu (21/03/2018)
26 February 2018