Find a research supervisor in gender, sexuality and race

Staff in the Department of History who supervise PhD/MA by Research in the areas of gender, sexuality and race.

Dr Courtney J. Campbell

Dr Courtney J. Campbell

Lecturer in Latin American History

Brazilian history, Latin American historyU.S.-Latin American relations, race and gender in the Americas

Dr Michell Chresfield

Dr Michell Chresfield

Lecturer in United States History

20th Century United States History, Gender, Sexuality, and Race, History of Medicine and Science

Professor Elaine Fulton

Professor Elaine Fulton

Professor of History Education
Director of Education, College of Arts and Law

Early-modern Catholic reform, early-modern politics, man and environment in early-modern Europe

Dr Tara Hamling

Dr Tara Hamling

Reader in Early Modern Studies

Visual and material culture of early modern Britain, post-Reformation religious and cultural practices.

Professor Karen Harvey

Professor Karen Harvey

Professorial Fellow and Professor of Cultural History

Eighteenth-century British history, particularly cultural and social history and the history of gender.

Professor Matt Houlbrook

Professor Matt Houlbrook

Professor of Cultural History
Head of Department of History

  • Cultural history of modern Britain
  • Histories of gender
  • Sexuality and selfhood

Dr Mo Moulton

Dr Mo Moulton

Senior Lecturer in the History of Race and Empire

Political and social history of 20th century Britain, Ireland, and empire.

Dr Miriam Müller

Dr Miriam Müller

Lecturer in Medieval History

Social and economic history of later medieval England.

Dr Sadiah Qureshi

Dr Sadiah Qureshi

Senior Lecturer in Modern History

Cultural and social historian of race, science and empire in the modern world.

Professor Gavin Schaffer

Professor Gavin Schaffer

Professor of British History
Director of Postgraduate Studies

Race and immigration history, race and the media, racial violence, modern Jewish history, history of television.

Dr Manu Sehgal

Lecturer in South Asian History

Modern and contemporary history of South Asia and the political and social history of the British Empire.

Dr Kate Smith

Dr Kate Smith

Senior Lecturer in Eighteenth-Century History

Eighteenth-century Britain and empire, material cultures, production, consumption, skill, the senses and the emotions.

Dr Katharine Sykes

Dr Katharine Sykes

Lecturer in Anglo-Saxon History

Early and central middle ages, gender and sexuality, religious communities and families.

Dr Jonathan Willis

Senior Lecturer in Early Modern History
Director, Centre for Reformation and Early Modern Studies
Head of Taught Postgraduate Studies, School of History and Cultures

The English reformation, history and theology of late-medieval and early modern Europe.

Dr Simon Yarrow

Dr Simon Yarrow

Senior Lecturer in Medieval History

Religion and society in the early and central middle ages, religious and political culture, gender and identity.

Dr Shirley Ye

Dr Shirley Ye

Lecturer in Asian History

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

History staff research supervision areas