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IAS 2022/23 Call for Project Proposals and Fellowship Nominations – Deadline for Submission

IAS 2022/23 Call for Project Proposals and Fellowship Nominations – Deadline for Submission

The deadline for the Institute of Advanced Study’s submission of project proposals and Fellowship nominations for academic year 2022/23 is...
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Catch up on IAS virtual events

Catch up on IAS virtual events

If you missed any of this or last term's virtual lectures or seminars, you can watch all again here.   ...
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Durham IAS in the New Year

Durham IAS in the New Year

Written by Veronica Strang Welcome to the second issue of the Institute of Advanced Study’s newsletter, Transformations. As the New Year...
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Former Fellow publishes new book in materials science and chemistry

Former Fellow publishes new book in materials science and chemistry

Published by Cambridge University Press, Professor Tom Vogt used his IAS Fellowship in early 2018 to focus on this graduate teaching publication with Durham's Professor John Evans (Chemistry), Professor Patrick Woodward from Ohio State University, who also took up a...

IAS Director Nicholas Saul publishes new book with Brill

IAS Director Nicholas Saul publishes new book with Brill

Darwin’s idea has been called the best idea anyone ever had. In Interrogations of Evolutionism in German Literature 1859-2011 Nicholas Saul offers the first representative account of German literary responses to Darwinian evolutionism from Raabe and Jensen via Ernst...

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IAS Artist in Residence

IAS Artist in Residence

While the majority of our 2020/21IAS Fellowship is virtual, we are delighted to confirm that artist Sarah Danays joins us in Durham for her Fellowship from October to March.

Material Imagination

Material Imagination

Project lead, Margarita Staykova, reflects on the exciting potential of living materials, and how the very processes of life – emergence, adaptation, resilience and death – can be used to develop new materials.

A Covid-Resilient IAS

A Covid-Resilient IAS

In our inaugural post, IAS Director Veronica Strang reflects on the launch of the Transformations newsletter and the role of IAS in the time of Covid-19.

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