The Centre for the History of European Discourses was incorporated in the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities in August 2015.

The information in this website is therefore out of date but retained for archival and staff purposes.

Partner Centres

These are academic centres whose research expertise complements the Centre's major research strands, and whose methodological approaches are commensurate with our mission statement.  These partnerships provide the opportunity for research networking, shared project management, and travel opportunities.

Birmingham Sexuality and Gender Studies research network, UK
Lisa Downing is the Professor of French Discourses of Sexuality, and is the convenor of research and programmes in Sexuality and Gender Studies, based in the College of Arts and Law at the University of Birmingham.
Sussex Centre for Intellectual History, (CIH), University of Sussex, UK
Professor Knud Haakonssen, Centre Director and Emeritus Professor Ian Hunter of the centre have had a long exchange concerning the history of early modern political thought, which has resulted in the first English translation of works by the German political jurist, Christian Thomasius.
Ian Ramsay Centre for Science and Religion, University of Oxford. UK
Peter Harrison is a Senior Research Fellow at the Ian Ramsey Centre, and is involved in research projects hosted there.
Early Modern Thought Research Cluster, Philosophy Department, University of Otago.
Scholars at the Early Modern Research Centre are engaged in research projestc that intersect with those that are conducted at the centre and there are active exchanges between the two centres.
Centre for Critical and Cultural Studies, University of Queensland.

European Philosophy Research Group, University of Queensland.

Early Modern Thought, University of Sydney

Birkbeck Interdisciplinary Gender Studies based at the University of London.

Fundamentele Modernitatii Europene, The Research Centre for the Foundations of Modern Thought, University of Bucharest.


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