Department of History

Our research students

Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs)

Ryan Clarke
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Research interests: Guerrilla Warfare and counter-insurgency in the 20th century; Decolonisation; South and Southern Africa; The history of NGOs
Hannah Froom
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Cody Henry
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
James Jefferies
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Ask me about: The First World War; The Second World War; The War in the Air 1914-1945; RAF Bomber Command and Strategic Bombing Research interests: The War in the Air and how the British Cultural Memory of 'The Flyer' was established: 1914-1945
Julie Miller MA
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Ask me about: Early Modern History, Local History, Radical Quakers, Public History, Essex Record Office, Dido Belle, Zong Massacre
Liam Redfern
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Ask me about: Twentieth Century International Relations; The Global Second World War; British Foreign Policy in Asia Research interests: Twentieth Century International Relations and Diplomacy
Louise Rodwell
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Ask me about: The First World War and its Visual & Cultural Legacy ; Memory Studies & Remembrance ; The Spanish Flu
Michael Sewell
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Research interests: Seventeenth century conflict; British History; Memory studies; Nation making; Local History; Heritage and Tourism; Methodism
Simon Sherratt
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Claire Sims
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Research interests: Gender, class and race in the environmental history of America; The Progressive Era and grassroots activism; Grassroots Environmental Justice activism
Lewis Smith
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History
Ask me about: Twentieth Century History; Business History; Advertising and Marketing History; Gender and Race in History; Transport History; Video Games and Historical Consumption Research interests: Histories of Industry and Advertising; Public and Digital History
Samantha Woodward
Assistant Lecturer, Department of History

Research students

Elizabeth Austin
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Emma Bastin
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Sarah Beer
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Steven Bishop
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Jayne Bunnag
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Roderick Carberry
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Frances Casey
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Ryan Clarke
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Research interests: Guerrilla Warfare and counter-insurgency in the 20th century; Decolonisation; South and Southern Africa; The history of NGOs
Amy Crinnion
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Noyal David
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Joshua De Cruz
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Stephen Dickens
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Robert Foulkes
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Research interests: Gender history; The role of women in early modern England and Europe; Manhood and manliness in early modern England and Europe; Society and religion during the Civil War and Interregnum; Religious identity in England under the Stuarts; Quakers, Baptists and Methodists in early modern England.
Hannah Froom
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Jessica Fure
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
David Grocott
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Cody Henry
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
James Jefferies
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Ask me about: The First World War; The Second World War; The War in the Air 1914-1945; RAF Bomber Command and Strategic Bombing Research interests: The War in the Air and how the British Cultural Memory of 'The Flyer' was established: 1914-1945
Percy Lomax
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Tallulah Maait Pepperell
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Julie Miller MA
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Ask me about: Early Modern History, Local History, Radical Quakers, Public History, Essex Record Office, Dido Belle, Zong Massacre
Philip Newby
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Mike O'Keeffe
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Jake Painter
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Liam Redfern
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Ask me about: Twentieth Century International Relations; The Global Second World War; British Foreign Policy in Asia Research interests: Twentieth Century International Relations and Diplomacy
Louise Rodwell
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Ask me about: The First World War and its Visual & Cultural Legacy ; Memory Studies & Remembrance ; The Spanish Flu
Randa Sellali
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Michael Sewell
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Research interests: Seventeenth century conflict; British History; Memory studies; Nation making; Local History; Heritage and Tourism; Methodism
Simon Sherratt
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Claire Sims
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Research interests: Gender, class and race in the environmental history of America; The Progressive Era and grassroots activism; Grassroots Environmental Justice activism
Lewis Smith
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Ask me about: Twentieth Century History; Business History; Advertising and Marketing History; Gender and Race in History; Transport History; Video Games and Historical Consumption Research interests: Histories of Industry and Advertising; Public and Digital History
Cecilia Varuzza
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Rowena Willard-Wright
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Henry Williams
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Julie Wing
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History
Samantha Woodward
Postgraduate Research Student, Department of History