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Durham University

Academic Talent

Faculties and departments

Durham University offers a full complement of subjects across the arts and humanities, social sciences & health and sciences. In total, there are 26 different departments, 9 cross-cutting inter-disciplinary research institutes and many smaller research groups and clusters.

Together, our departments offer over 200 undergraduate and 100 taught postgraduate courses, and many research programmes.


Learn more about our academic departments


Professor Emma Murphy, Professor of Political Economy

Contact us

Durham University
Human Resources
Rowan House
Mountjoy Centre
Stockton Road
Durham DH1 3LE
T: +44 (0) 191 334 6536
E: e.recruitment@durham.ac.uk