HistoryEuropean and International History

Historians at Strathclyde research and teach various aspects of European and International History. To find out more about their areas of expertise, please click on their profiles below.

Research team

Our academic staff includes:

Among the research topics covered are:

  • Conflict in the Middle East
  • Diplomacy and Security
  • Global Cold War
  • Propaganda and War in the 20th Century
  • Espionage and Secret Intelligence in Africa
  • African-American history
  • European integration
  • International Conflict Resolution
  • French history
  • US Foreign Policy
  • Soviet Foreign Policy
  • Terrorism in Italy
  • Second World War
  • Migration and diaspora studies

Selected publications

Public engagement and knowledge exchange

Historians working on European and International history have participated in a number of high-profile public engagement and knowledge exchange initiatives:


  • AHRC Research Grant, 2018-2021: ‘The Weight of the Past in Franco-British Relations’
  • British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2017-2020: Winning the Development Endgame: The Political Economy of Soviet Cold War in Africa, 1974-1991
  • Royal Society of Edinburgh Network Grant, 2016-2018: Relations Between Britain and France during World War Two