The department has two research centers :
LARCA - Le LAboratoire de Recherche sur les Cultures Anglophones (EA 4214) - is a research centre which specializes in studying the history, literature and culture of English speaking countries. It is headed by Prof. Robert Mankin. It has over 50 faculty members and 60 PhD. students.
- Le Centre de Linguistique Interlangues, Lexicologie, Linguistique Anglaise et de Corpus is a research center to which three departments contribute: the department of Anglophone studies, the Eila Department and the Department of French liguistics. It is headed by Prof. Agnes Celle. It has about 45 faculty members and about 40 PhD. students.