28th annual New Researchers in Maritime History Conference

Project Details


The New Researchers in Maritime History conference was jointly organised between Port Towns and Urban Cultures research group (with Cathryn Pearce leading) and the British Commission for Maritime History. The conference is held annually in different locations around the country, co-hosted by various maritime history museums and universities. It supports the Faculty's unit of assessment strategic priorities by collaborating with non-HEI organisations to support PGR and ECR researchers, as well as independent researchers to widen participation and networking opportunities. It also supports Civic University role by attracting researchers to Portsmouth and to Portsmouth's maritime and naval heritage sites, including the Mary Rose Museum, which were offering delegates guided tours.
Effective start/end date1/03/2330/04/23


  • British Commission for Maritime History: £500.00

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities


  • Maritime History
  • Coastal History
  • Naval History
  • History of the Empire
  • History of Technology
  • Environmental History
  • Legal History