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Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

Activities and Projects

The 2017/18 theme of Structure was the final year that the IAS would coalesce its work and Fellowship around a single central theme. All former themes and associated activities can be located in the following Archive.


From 2018/19, the IAS introduces a framework in which it supports four high-quality, interdisciplinary projects addressing major research questions. These projects also integrate several Fellows directly into the work of the projects with a period of intensive collaboration. The four projects for 2018/19 are:

Michaelmas Term

Epiphany Term