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New Book on Crusaders by York historian

Posted on Monday 11 June 2018

A University of York History lecturer has had a book published which examines medieval crusaders and their privileges.


British Academy conference success

Posted on Wednesday 6 June 2018

Prof. Simon Ditchfield and Dr Stefan Bauer co-hosted the sell-out conference: 'Burckhardt at 200: the "Civilisation of the Italian Renaissance” reconsidered’ at the headquarters of the British Academy in London on 31 May-1 June 2018.


York History professor delivers keynote lecture at Canadian History and Environmental Symposium

Posted on Tuesday 5 June 2018

David Moon delivers keynote lecture at Canadian History and Environmental Symposium.


Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow success

Posted on Friday 1 June 2018

Dr Rachel Delman will join the department in May 2019 as a Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow.


New Research Fellow joining History

Posted on Friday 25 May 2018

We are pleased to announce that Dr Boyd Brogan will be joining the Department in September on a two-year fellowship funded by the Centre for Future Health.


An Update on Nanyang Technological University-University of York Links

Posted on Monday 14 May 2018

Professor Bhattacharya appointed a Visiting Professor by Nanyang Technological University


History@York in the Media

Posted on Friday 11 May 2018

History department academic to appear on BBC Radio 4.


Athena SWAN Bronze Award

Posted on Wednesday 9 May 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Department of History has received an Athena SWAN Bronze award.


John Cooper elected Trustee of the Society of Antiquaries

Posted on Wednesday 2 May 2018

York academic to serve on the society's governing council.


Chinese Feminism Workshop a huge success

Posted on Tuesday 1 May 2018

Academics and activists from York and beyond came together for a day full of workshops and talks.


Express your interest in the Future Leaders Fellowships

Posted on Tuesday 1 May 2018

The UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships scheme is now open to expressions of interest.


CGHH Hosts Sri Lankan Ministry of Health Official

Posted on Monday 30 April 2018

A report on Dr Lakshmi C. Somatunga’s official visit to the University of York for Global Health Histories seminar 104.


Fourth expert group meeting on cultural contexts of health and well-being

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

A report on Sanjoy Bhattacharya’s attendance at a recent WHO Expert Committee meeting


York historians contribute to new book

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

Two historians have made a huge contribution to a new book about Britain's overseas markets.


Student shortlisted for Undergraduate of the Year for Impactful Social Action

Posted on Friday 27 April 2018

History undergraduate Eleanor Brown invited to awards final in Canary Wharf on 20 April 2018.


Gerda Henkel Stiftung research grant success

Posted on Monday 23 April 2018

A Gerda Henkel Stiftung research grant for 2018/19 has been awarded to medieval historian, Dr Mary Garrison.


Global Health Security & the Digital Health Society 2030

Posted on Monday 23 April 2018

A report by Dr Suranga Dolamulla, Wellcome Trust Senior Research Fellow at the Centre for Global Health Histories


Post-Truth

Posted on Thursday 19 April 2018

David Wootton featured in BBC and History Today.


York historian briefed US officials

Posted on Thursday 19 April 2018

Dr Gerard McCann invited to Washington D.C. to give an expert briefing on ‘Sub-Saharan Africa’s Indian diaspora’.


New publication for Dr Shaul Mitelpunkt

Posted on Monday 9 April 2018

Publication examines Israel’s place in the American imagination


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