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Our research


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Our Centre for Trauma, Asylum and Refugees examines the reality and experience of being an asylum seeker or refugee from a variety of perspectives.

Outstanding reputation

We have an outstanding reputation for research and, submitting with the Department of Sociology, have consistently achieved top 10 rankings in the UK's research assessments, most recently for our research quality in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

Broad scope

Our researchers are recognised internationally for their work in the role of the unconscious mind in mental health, as well as in culture and society generally.

We are able to offer research supervision in the fields below, but this list is not exhaustive so please do contact us if you would like to research in an area that may not be listed.