European History

Research including the history and art of Europe, imperialism, European cultures, politics, history, trade. Includes the political history of Ireland, the revolutions of 1989 in Central Europe, political thought of dissident intellectuals, nationalism in Central Europe and the enlargement of the European Union.

Faculty Research Focus

  • Nationalism in Central Europe
  • political history of Ireland
  • Romani, Romanian and Albanian history in Europe

Current Projects

  • The Spectre of Velvet Revolution: Dissidents, International Civil Society and post-Communist Authoritarianism

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Research Interests

The College will consider any research topic that interests potential PhD students; however, students will benefit from researching in areas that align with the College’s strengths. Please contact us to discuss your PhD topic.

Alternatively you may contact one of our academics below to discuss your area of interest.