Find out more here about the Faculty or School where you will be taught and about some of the key teaching staff for this course.
Members of the Historical Studies team teach this course. Staff include:
Professor John Davis specialises in 19th-century British and German history, Anglo-German relations, and international relations. John has published a book on the 1851 Great Exhibition, and also a book and articles on Britain and Germany.
Dr Sue Hawkins specialises in women's history, social history of 19th century and in various aspects of the history of healthcare. She is interested in the use of information technology in historical research and has worked on a variety of digital history projects.
Dr Rachael Johnson specialises in 18th-century British social, leisure, gender, and medical history. She contributes to teaching on early modern and modern Britain and Europe. Rachael's research focuses on the history of England's spas and seaside resorts, which grew during the eighteenth century to become thriving centres for fashionable leisure and pleasure.
Dr Marisa Linton specialises in the French Revolution, 18th-century European society and culture, and gender. Marisa's publications include 'Choosing Terror: Virtue, Friendship and Authenticity in the French Revolution',a major study of the politics of Jacobinism, published by Oxford University Press in June 2013, a book on the politics of virtue in 18th-century France and articles on the French monarchy, the origins of the French Revolution and Robespierre.
Dr Jeremy Nuttall specialises in ideas, politics and society in modern British history. Jeremy has published articles on Tony Crosland and Evan Durbin, and a book on ethical and psychological aspects in the history of the Labour Party's thought.
Professor Craig Phelan specialises in 20th-century labour and trade union history, political economy, and both African and US history. He teaches modules on slavery, 20th-century world history, and contemporary foreign policy. He is editor of the journal Labor History, and has written widely on contemporary problems facing trade unions worldwide.
Dr John Stuart specialises in the history of modern Britain, the British Empire and Commonwealth, and Sub-Saharan Africa. John has published articles on mission history, and British imperial and Commonwealth history and a book on the history of Protestant missions and the 'end of empire' in Africa.
Dr Mark Williams specialises in the history of national identities in Britain, and in many aspects of the social and cultural history of early modern Britain and Europe. He is an early career researcher, and has had an article published on Anglo-French encounter in the 18th century and the impact on identities.
Dr Steven Woodbridge specialises in the history of the extreme right in Britain, British social and local history, and the history of political thought. He has published chapters and articles on fascism and culture, the contemporary extreme right, and the local history of Kingston and Richmond.