We organise events, offer grants, and provide further opportunities for researchers to explore ancient civilisations from all around the globe.
We focus on work across a variety of disciplines in which the web is the platform, and where sharing of ideas and methodologies could bring mutual benefit.
We aim to make research on issues of contemporary interest and importance accessible to a wide audience.
OCLW is a research centre which is designed to support those who write auto/biography and those who undertake research on different forms of life narratives.
We explore the questions still debated about quantum theory and the quantum world. Our approach is unique for the range of perspectives we bring including philosophy, computing, nanotechnology, and even areas of artificial intelligence.
A centre for scholars to discuss the cultural, social, political, economic, and religious diversity and importance of South Asia.
25 April 2017Wolfson College Portraits
The renowned American fine art photographer Mariana Cook, whose photographs of people and landscapes are held in many private and museum...9 March 2017Rosalind Rickaby awarded the Lyell Medal
Rosalind Rickaby, Professor of Biogeochemistry, is the 2017 recipient of the prestigious Lyell Medal, given by the Geological Society of London....8 March 2017International Women's Day
Professor Dame Hermione Lee joins a team of leading female academics and the Oxford Belles in delivering some fun(damental) advice for women...
Lectures and Seminars23 - 23May MaySouth Asia DayTuesday 23 May -10:00am to 5:00pm
Re-configuring power: looking back at the decades around independenceLectures and Seminars23 - 23May MayLife Writing Lunch: Faith BiographiesTuesday 23 May -1:00pm to 2:00pm
Professor Heather Walton and Professor Peter Ackers discuss writing biographies of faith. Walton is Professor of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Glasgow. She works in one of the most interdisciplinary areas of theological study, practical theology, and has recently begun to explore the relationship between theology and creative writing.Lectures and Seminars24 - 24May MayThe Forgotten Flight: Terrorism, Diplomacy and the Pursuit of JusticeWednesday 24 May -5:30pm to 7:00pm
A book colloquium featuring Stuart H Newberger, an international lawyer who represented victims of the terrorist plot hatched by Colonal Qaddafi that brought down French Airlines Flight 772. His latest book The Forgotten Flight: Terrorism, Diplomacy and the Pursuit of Justice tells the story of how he fought for justice for seven of the 170 people killed in one of the deadliest acts of terrorism in history.