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  • Attwood, Dr Rachael

    Lecturer in History

    Rachael Attwood was awarded a PhD from UCL in 2013. Her doctoral thesis examines the politics of activism against trafficking...

  • Broch, Dr Ludivine

    Lecturer

    I was awarded a DPhil from the University of Oxford in 2010. My doctoral thesis, funded by the AHRC, explored...

  • Catterall, Professor Peter Paul

    Professor of History and Policy

    After a history degree at Cambridge (1984) I undertook my doctoral thesis on religion and politics in inter-war Britain at...

  • Clapson, Professor Mark

    Professor of Social and Urban History

    I gained a BA (Hons) in History from the University of Lancaster in 1982, and an MA in Modern Social...

  • Doherty, Dr Martin

    Head of Department

    I studied History and Politics at the London School of Economics, the Queen's University of Belfast, the Polytechnic of Central...

  • Glew, Dr Helen

    Senior Lecturer

    I earned a BA Honours in English Literature & History at the University of Lancaster, from where I also graduated...

  • Gorst, Anthony

    Principal Lecturer

    Anthony Gorst studied History at the University of Lancaster and International History at the London School of Economics and was...

  • Law, Dr John

    Research Fellow

    After a career in the City of London, John turned to academia and received a Master's in London Studies from...

  • Lynch, Dr Frances

    Reader

    I joined the University of Westminster as Reader in French Studies in 1995. Before that I had been a lecturer...

  • Seidel, Dr Katja

    Senior Lecturer

    Katja Seidel studied History and French at the Universities of Tübingen (Germany) and Aix-en-Provence (France). In 2008 she completed her...

  • Smylie, Dr Patrick

    Senior Lecturer

    Patrick Smylie studied Modern History at the University of Westminster from 2003-06, where he gained a First Class BA (Hons)....

  • Speiser, Dr Peter

    Senior Lecturer

    Peter graduated in Modern History at the University of Westminster in 2005 with First Class Honours. He then went on...

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