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Meet the tutors
Meet some of our staff. We cover a range of historical periods from all over the globe so you'll be sure to find something that interests you. We can't wait to welcome you.
Dr Jan Vandeburie
Lecturer in Later Medieval History I am a historian of the medieval Mediterranean. I teach modules exploring interactions between Europe and the Islamic world and themes of travel, pilgrimage and knowledge exchange.
Dr Svenja Bethke
Lecturer in Modern European History I research the history of Modern Europe, focusing on the Holocaust and Jewish history. I also teach modules on clothing and fashion history across 19th and 20th century Europe.
Dr Zoe Knox
Associate Professor of Modern Russian History I research 20th century Russia and religious history in modern Europe. My modules explore the themes of Church, State and Belief and the rise and fall of the Soviet Union.
Dr Angela Muir
Lecturer in British Social and Cultural History My research interests include the social and cultural history of sex, gender, poverty, medicine and the body in early modern, 18th and 19th century England and Wales.
Dr Prashant Kidambi
Associate Professor in Colonial Urban History My research and teaching focuses on the interface between British imperialism and the history of modern South Asia. I also look at the place of sport in the making of identities.
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The purpose-built blocks of The City are right next to campus. The Village is a diverse collection of buildings in a leafy suburb with excellent transport links. It's your choice.
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