School of History

History of Colonialisms

Postgraduates & Projects

Current Research Postgraduates
Name Title
John Cocking ‘The Development of British Higher Education Policy in Malaya/Malaysia’ (PhD)
Tarryn Gourley ‘Youth, Violence and the Postcolonial State: A Microhistory of Kanyama Compound, Lusaka, Zambia, 1964-1991’ (PhD - AHRC/CHASE scholarship, 2017-20)
John Kegel ‘Antecedents of the Rwandan Genocide in the Rwandan Civil War, 1990-1994’ (PhD - AHRC/CHASE scholarship, 2015-18)
Peter Nicholls ‘The Seychelles Islands and Forced Migrations in the Indian Ocean during the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries’ (PhD - AHRC/CHASE scholarship, 2014-17)
Milena Skulimowska ‘Polish Colonial Aspirations in Africa during the Interwar Period’ (PhD)
Past Research Postgraduates
Name Title
Jonathon Collins '“A Rough-and-Tumble Business”? Africans, Arab-Swahili and Europeans in Nineteenth-Century Mweru-Tanganyika' (MA Res.)
Jack Hogan 'The Ends of Slavery in Barotseland, Western Zambia' (PhD)
Peter Nicholls 'Meet the Maroons: Runaway Slaves of the Seychelles, 1768-1839' (MA Res)
David Veevers 'Kinship, Trade, and Authority in Pre-Colonial Madras Presidency, 1700-1760' (PhD)
Jess Vincent ‘The Nsapu-Nsapu in the History of the Congo Free State’ (MA Res. partly funded by the School of History)

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Last Updated: 01/06/2017