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Doctoral Research

PhD student Rachel Reid
PhD student in Creative Writing Sheila McWade
Dr Joe Lines received his PhD in 2014
PhD student Romano Mullin
PhD student Prayag Ray

Current PhD students

Doctoral research in the School covers all aspects of contemporary literary and linguistic study, from the earliest writings in English to modern and postmodern global literatures. The Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry hosts doctoral projects supervised by some of the leading writers on the island of Ireland.

Browse our current doctoral research by student name or by subject area (coming soon)

  • Anglo-Saxon, Early, and Late Medieval Literature and Culture
  • Creative Writing
  • Irish Writing 
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Modern Literary Studies
  • Renaissance and Shakespeare



 Completed PhDs since 1990