Dr John Darwin
The history of empires, expecially the British Empire in its global setting. The rise & decline of imperial port-cities, 1830s-1930s
John Darwin was awarded a CBE for services to the study of Global History in 2020.
Professor Laura Engelstein
The social, cultural, and political history of the late Russian Empire; Russian Revolution and Civil War; history of sexuality; history of law and medicine in Russia and modern Europe
Professor Carolyn Steedman
The social & cultural history of the English eighteenth & nineteenth centuries, with a focus of categories such as 'law' & 'labour' in the making of seflhood & identity