University of Birmingham History Staff

University of Birmingham History Staff

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University of Birmingham History Staff

Professors, Senior Lecturers and Lecturers

Professor Corey Ross
Head of School of History and Cultures
Global environmental history and modern European social and cultural history


Dr Elaine Fulton
Head of Department of History
Early-modern Catholic reform, early-modern politics, man and environment in early-modern Europe


Dr Arezou Azad
Medieval Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran: cities, religious practices, social diversity and historiography


Dr Laura Beers
Political history, politics and the mass media, politics and gender, international politics between the two world wars


Dr Jonathan Boff
Military history of the two world wars, British strategy from Gladstone to Churchill, morale and combat motivation


Dr Chris Callow
History and archaeology of early medieval western Europe, the Vikings and medieval Iceland and Scandinavia


Dr Courtney J. Campbell
Latin America, Brazilian cultural and social history, race and representation, gender and representation, transnational consumer culture, popular culture movements, movement and migration.


Dr Nathan Cardon
19th and early 20th century United States history,  race and empire in foreign and domestic space


Professor Carl Chinn
Birmingham Community History


Professor Nicholas Crowson
Contemporary British history, especially homelessness


Professor Richard Cust
Political and cultural history of late sixteenth and early seventeenth century England


Dr Tom Cutterham
Power, politics, and ideas in Revolutionary America; commerce and finance in the Atlantic world


Dr Malcolm Dick
History of the West Midlands region after 1700, history of ethnic minorities and anti-slavery


Dr Matthew Francis
Political historian of twentieth century Britain, conceptual history, political ideologies and ideological change


Dr David Gange
Cultural history of nineteenth and twentieth-century Britain


Air Commodore (Retd) Peter Gray
Contemporary and historical air power


Dr Julian Greaves
The British economy in the 20th century


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