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News 2015

History MA Graduate News

Posted on Monday 7 December 2015

MA in Early Modern History graduate, Alysha Smith tells us about her exciting new position as an Arts and Culture Coordinator in Canada.

Wellcome Trust Seed Award Success

Posted on Friday 13 November 2015

Dr João Nunes (Department of Politics) and Dr Alexander Medcalf (Department of History/Centre for Global Health Histories) have succeeded in obtaining Wellcome Trust Seed Funding for their interdisciplinary project ‘Community health workers in Brazil and the global movement for universal health coverage’.

Obituary: Professor John Bossy FBA

Posted on Friday 30 October 2015

We regret to announce that Professor John Bossy of the history department, died on 23 October, at the age of 82.

Lake Baikal

Posted on Friday 2 October 2015

Prof David Moon visits Lake Baikal, Siberia as part of Leverhulme International Network project

Department of History at the York History Weekend

Posted on Thursday 3 September 2015

Three York History professors will talk about their latest books at this debut event

Scholarship opportunity for new undergraduate students

Posted on Monday 17 August 2015

The Bryan and Lydia Gray Scholarship award is now open to applications from students starting an undergraduate degree in History in September 2015.

Department of History Teaching Prizes

Posted on Friday 10 July 2015

History students vote and award Staff Teaching Prizes

ERC Project: Domestic Servants in Colonial South Asia

Posted on Friday 10 July 2015

Nitin Sinha wins ERC funding for three year project 'Domestic Servants in Colonial South Asia'

Department to Welcome Winner of Prestigious Marie Curie Fellowship

Posted on Friday 10 July 2015

Stefan Bauer to join department for ‘History and Theology: the Creation of Disinterested Scholarship from Dogmatic Stalemate (ca. 1525-1675)’ project.

Centre for Global Health Histories at the 68th World Health Assembly

Posted on Thursday 11 June 2015

CGHH launched its latest publication, 'Health for All: The Journey to Universal Health Coverage', at the World Health Assembly in Geneva.

Department of History ranked in the world top 50

Posted on Wednesday 29 April 2015

We are proud to announce that we have been ranked in the top 50 departments for History in the QS World University Rankings 2015.

York History Professor awarded prestigious book prize

Posted on Monday 30 March 2015

Alexander Nove Prize in Russian, Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies awarded to Anniversary Professor in History

Register now for the Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Virtual Open Day, 9 June 2015

Posted on Friday 20 March 2015

Virtual Open Days are the ideal way to find out more about postgraduate study at York.

Marie Curie Fellowship

Posted on Thursday 5 February 2015

Fellowship application success for Simon Ditchfield

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