Organisation profile

Organisation profile

This large cluster has a broad chronological and geographical range, from classical Greece to 20th-century Europe, America and Africa. It has a strong scholarly profile, with particular areas of strength in depth in Irish history (especially the 18th to 20th centuries), British political, social and intelligence history in the 20th century, US History of the 19th-20th centuries, Ancient Rome, the History of Religion, and Gender History.

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book review Social Sciences
Mozambique Social Sciences
Ireland Social Sciences
history Social Sciences
nineteenth century Social Sciences
pension Social Sciences
military service Social Sciences
historian Social Sciences

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Projects 2011 2015

R1047HIS: Welfare and public health in Belfast and the north of Ireland 1800 -1973

Gray, P., Atcheson, R., Laragy, G., Lucey, S., Purdue, O. & Purdue, O.


Project: Research

Public Health
Northern Ireland

Research Output 1975 2019

A History of Marriage in Ireland, 1660-1925

O'Dowd, M. & Luddy, M., 01 Jan 2019, (Accepted) Cambridge University Press. 380 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook


Best-selling ballads in early modern England

Marsh, C., 30 Sep 2019, The Edinburgh Companion to Literature and Music. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

BOOK: Catholicism and the Making of Politics in Central Mozambique, 1940-1986

Morier-Genoud, E., 18 Jun 2019, Rochester, USA: Rochester University Press. 264 p. (Rochester Studies in African History and the Diaspora)

Research output: Book/ReportBook



AHRB Doctoral Studentship

James Davis (Recipient), 1998

Prize: Other distinction

AHRC-funded scholarship

Marie Coleman (Recipient), 01 Jan 2014

Prize: Other distinction


AHRC Leadership Fellowship Award

Sinead O'Sullivan (Recipient), 01 Jan 2020

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Early Medieval Period

Activities 1992 2019

Public Lecture to the NUI Galway History Society (An Cumann Staire)

Paul Corthorn (Invited speaker)
20 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Year 10, 11 and 12 Parents'/Guardians' Evening, Queen's University, Belfast

Sinead O'Sullivan (Participant)
21 Feb 2019

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Cutting edge research in the contact zone? -The Establishment of the Nutritional Research Laboratories in Coonoor (1925-1927)

Ashok Malhotra (Advisor)
19 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

Le Point (France) - citation of research

Eric Morier-Genoud


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Luxemburger Wort - interview

Eric Morier-Genoud


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

RTÉ History Show: Intelligence

Marie Coleman


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Addressing the Past: History, Film and Public Memory

Fearghal McGarry (Participant)

Impact: Cultural Impact, Societial Impact

China's Imperial Eye

Aglaia De Angeli (Participant), Emma Reisz (Participant), Deirdre Wildy (Participant)

Impact: Cultural Impact

Civic Culture and Identity Practices in Belfast Since the Late Eighteenth Century

Sean Connolly (Participant)

Impact: Cultural Impact, Societial Impact