Staff research: environmental history

Staff in the Department of History with a research interest in the area of environmental history.

Dr Simon Jackson

Dr Simon Jackson

Lecturer in Modern Middle Eastern History
Director, Centre for Modern and Contemporary History

Colonial, international and global history of the modern Middle East and the Mediterranean in the twentieth century.

Professor Corey Ross

Professor of Modern History

Global environmental history and modern European social and cultural history

Dr Frank Uekotter

Dr Frank Uekotter

Reader in Environmental Humanities

Environmental issues, both historical and current.

Dr Shirley Ye

Lecturer in Asian History

Modern China, environmental history, cities, science and technology, frontier and transnational history, gender.

History staff research areas