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Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: - African history and the Portuguese-speaking world - Religion, Christian missionaries, and Islam - Civil wars, conflict resolution, negotiations and mediation

19962019

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Personal profile

Interests

Eric Morier-Genoud is a graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton (USA), where he completed his PhD on the Politics of the Roman Catholic Church in colonial Mozambique. He joined Queen's University in September 2008, having spent the previous six years as a research and teaching fellow at the Universities of Oxford, Lausanne and Basel (Switzerland). 

Research Statement

My main research interests are in the history and politics of Africa, the Portuguese-speaking world, nationalism, religion, Christian missions, war and conflict transformation. I am currently working on the  history of the civil war in Mozambique and on the diariy of emperor Gungunhane's medical doctor (1891-1895).

 

Teaching

HIS1001 HIstory and Historians. Contested Pasts

ANT1003 A World on the Move. Anthropological & Historical Approaches to Globalisation

HIS2061 Nationalism and Liberation in 20th Century Africa

HIS3099 Modernity in Missions. Overseas Christian Expansion, 1858-1980s

MHY7080 Topics in Religion, Identity and Conflict

MHY7035 Concepts

Particulars

 

 

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Research Output

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

  • BOOK (eds): Imperial Migrations. Colonial Communities and Diaspora in the Portuguese World

    Morier-Genoud, E. (ed.), 19 Nov 2012, Palgravemacmillan. 368 p. (Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • BOOK: Embroiled. Swiss Churches, South Africa and Apartheid

    Morier-Genoud, E., Péclard, D. & Jeannerat, C., Jan 2011, LIT Verlag, Berlin, Germany. 389 p. (Schweizerische Afrikastudien; vol. 9)

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

    Prizes

    Teaching Award

    Morier-Genoud, Eric (Recipient), 01 Oct 2009

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Award for Excellence in Research

    Morier-Genoud, Eric (Recipient), 2002

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Foreign and Commonwealth Office Award

    Morier-Genoud, Eric (Recipient), 1992

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Activities

    Chatham House Webinar - Resilience in Mozambique

    Eric Morier-Genoud (Contributor)

    11 Jun 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

    Mozambique : de la crise récente à la crise qui vient

    Eric Morier-Genoud (Organiser)

    24 Jan 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    File

    Co-organization of the conference "“Islamist Insurgencies in Africa: History, dynamics and comparison"

    Eric Morier-Genoud (Organiser)

    06 Dec 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

    Round Table - "Suisse Missionnaire, Suisse Coloniale?"

    Eric Morier-Genoud (Invited speaker)

    16 Nov 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    File

    African Studies in Ireland 2018

    Eric Morier-Genoud (Organiser)

    25 May 201826 May 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    Press / Media

    Vatican News - interview

    Eric Morier-Genoud

    24/04/2020

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment

    Deutsche Welle (Germany) - interview

    Eric Morier-Genoud

    14/04/2020

    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Expert Comment