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Durham University

Institute of Advanced Study

Research Conversations

Research Conversations

The Institute is available throughout the year to all Durham colleagues who wish to hold research conversations and meetings, and workshops to take forward for example inter- or multi-disciplinary research proposals or grant applications.

There is no deadline to hold Research Conversations simply contact the IAS ( with details of the project, departments involved, and the dates you wish to hold your conversations. Use of the IAS is subject to availability. We welcome full use of the IAS's facilities across departments and faculties.

Support is also available for research conversations linked to initiatives supported by the University's Seedcorrn Research Fund, or for those who are intending to apply to this fund. For specific details about the support available from the IAS in connection with the University's Seedcorn Fund, please visit the IAS Support for University Seedcorn Fund webpage.