Staff List

Main Staff List

Academic Staff | Research Fellows and Associates | Pro Vice Chancellors | Professional Services StaffUniversity Fellows & Honorary Visiting Staff

Staff in Associated Research Centres

Centre for English Local History | Centre for Urban History | Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies

Prefix telephone numbers with 0116 252 (or 223/229 where indicated) if calling from outside of the University.

Academic Staff

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
John Coffey Head of School
Professor of Early Modern History
2592 or 3941 jrdc1@le.ac.uk
Clare Anderson Professor of History (229) 7528 ca26@le.ac.uk
Nigel Aston Reader in Early Modern History 5064 na47@le.ac.uk
Bernard Attard Lecturer in Economic History 2798 bpa1@le.ac.uk
Stuart Ball Professor of Modern British History 2808 bal@le.ac.uk
Svenja Bethke Lecturer in Modern European History 5183 sb744@le.ac.uk
Richard Butler Lecturer in the Historic Built Environment 2810 rjb86@le.ac.uk
James Bothwell Lecturer in Later Medieval History 2814 jsb16@le.ac.uk
James Campbell Senior Lecturer in American History 2583 jmc62@le.ac.uk
Elizabeth Clapp Senior Lecturer in American History 2815 ejc12@le.ac.uk
Katherine Foxhall

Lecturer in Modern History

2449 k.foxhall@le.ac.uk
David Gentilcore Professor of Early Modern History 2834 dcg2@le.ac.uk
Simon Gunn Professor of Urban History 5291 sg201@le.ac.uk
Ian Harris Lecturer in Early Modern European History (229) 7532 ich1@le.ac.uk
Andrew Hopper Senior Lecturer in English Local History 3979 ajh69@le.ac.uk
Sally Horrocks Lecturer in Modern British History 5070 smh4@le.ac.uk
Norman Housley Professor of History 2801 hou@le.ac.uk
Elizabeth Hurren Reader in the Medical Humanities 5968 eh140@le.ac.uk
Andrew Johnstone Senior Lecturer in American History 2861 aej7@le.ac.uk
Richard Jones Senior Lecturer in Landscape History 2764 rlcj1@le.ac.uk
Prashant Kidambi Senior Lecturer in Colonial Urban History 2766 pk64@le.ac.uk

Steven King

Professor of Economic and Social History

Director of the Centre for Medical Humanities

3875

sak28@le.ac.uk

Alexander Korb Senior Lecturer in Modern European History 2784 ak368@le.ac.uk
Zoe Knox Senior Lecturer in Modern Russian History 2711 zk15@le.ac.uk
George Lewis Reader in American History 5370 gdgl1@le.ac.uk
Toby Lincoln Lecturer in Chinese Urban History 5967 tl99@le.ac.uk
Stephen Ling Graduate Teaching Assistant in Early Medieval History - sl352@le.ac.uk
James Moore Lecturer in Modern British Social History (229) 7531 jm68@le.ac.uk
Paul Moore Lecturer in Modern European History 2816 pm294@le.ac.uk
Claudia Prestel Reader in Modern European & Jewish History 5795 cp59@le.ac.uk
Eliza Riedi Lecturer in Imperial History 2807 er48@le.ac.uk
Kevin Schurer Professor of English Local History 2320 ks291@le.ac.uk
Keith Snell Professor of Rural & Cultural History 2763 kdm@le.ac.uk
Joanna Story Professor of Early Medieval History 2761 js73@le.ac.uk
Roey Sweet Professor of Urban History 2837 rhs4@le.ac.uk
Deborah Toner Lecturer in Modern American History 7392 dt151@le.ac.uk

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Research Fellows and Associates

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Peter Alfano
Heritage Practice Training Programme Co-Ordinator 223 1987 pja10@le.ac.uk
Richard Ansell British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow 2767 rja35@le.ac.uk
Julie Attard
Project Development Officer, Charnwood Roots Project
5946 jad17@le.ac.uk
Morn Capper
Research Associate 2857 mc460@le.ac.uk
Christian De Vito
Research Associate - cdv8@le.ac.uk
Pam Fisher
Volunteer Co-ordinator Leicestershire Victoria County History Trust 5722 pjf7@le.ac.uk
Martin Findell
Research Associate, Impact of Diasporas

(223) 1235

mf181@le.ac.uk
Eureka Henrich
Wellcome Trust Research Fellow 5718 eh187@le.ac.uk
Colin Hyde
East Midlands Oral History Archive Researcher & Outreach Officer 5065 ch38@le.ac.uk
Susan Kilby Volunteer SUpport Manager (Charnwood Roots), Honorary Fellow in  ELH - sk565@le.ac.uk
Sarah Kirby
Artist in Residence, Centre for Urban History 2767 sk523@le.ac.uk
Turi King Research Fellow, and Lecturer in Genetics and Archaeology (223) 1129 tek2@le.ac.uk
Irina Marin
Leverhulme Early Career Fellow 2736 im146@le.ac.uk
Egidio Priani
Research Assistant (Rough Skin) -
Rita Rasteiro
Research Associate, Impact of Diasporas (223) 1235 rr147@le.ac.uk
Maeve Ryan Leverhulme Trust Early Career Research Fellow 5718 mcsr1@le.ac.uk
Jon Wetton
Research Associate, Impact of Diasporas

3377

jw418@le.ac.uk

 

Pro Vice Chancellors

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Mark Peel
  • Provost
  • Professor
0116 252 2679 mp462@le.ac.uk

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Professional Services Staff

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Andy Tams Operations Manager 2800 at387@le.ac.uk
Samantha Goodacre Team Leader (223) 1986 sjag3@le.ac.uk
Lynne Wakefield Taught Programmes Administrator 2803 ljf3@le.ac.uk
Amy Bentley Taught Programmes Administrator (American Studies and PGT) 5009 ab543@le.ac.uk
Rachel Dawes

Research Support Administrator (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday)

2588 rd122@le.ac.uk
Lucy Byrne Administrator
1989 lb77@le.ac.uk
Sarah Whitmore Administrator 2802 sjw75@le.ac.uk
Krupa Gandecha Administrative Assistant 2587 kg91@le.ac.uk

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University Fellows & Honorary Visiting Staff

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Dr Claire Breay Head of Ancient, Medieval and Early Modern Manuscripts at the British Library
Martin Davies Emeritus Reader in the History of the European Enlightenment - mld@le.ac.uk
Dr James Davey Honorary Visiting Fellow
- -
Chris Dyer Leverhulme Research Fellow & Emeritus Professor of Regional and Local History 2765 cd50@le.ac.uk

Lucy Faire

Honorary Fellow

2810

ljf2@le.ac.uk

Peter Fearon Emeritus Professor of Modern Economic & Social History 5718 psf@le.ac.uk
Helen Foxhall-Forbes Honorary Fellow - hgff1@le.ac.uk
Katy Layton- Jones Honorary Fellow - kllj1@le.ac.uk
David Manning Honorary Visiting Fellow - dm254@le.ac.uk
Matthew Tompkins Honorary Fellow

(229) 7833

mllt1@le.ac.uk
David Wilson Honorary Research Fellow - dw149@le.ac.uk
Alun Wyburn-Powell Honorary Research Fellow - aww5@le.ac.uk

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Centre for English Local History

Academic Staff

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Dr Andrew Hopper Senior Lecturer in English Local History and Admissions Tutor 3979 ajh69@le.ac.uk
Dr Richard Jones Senior Lecturer in Landscape History 2764 rlcj1@le.ac.uk
Professor Keith D.M. Snell Professor of Rural and Cultural History Director of the Centre 2763 kdm@le.ac.uk

University Fellows & Honorary Visiting Staff

NamePositionEmail
Professor Derek Aldcroft Honorary Visiting Fellow dha2@le.ac.uk
Dr Julie Attard Victoria County History of Leicestershire jad17@le.ac.uk
Dr Amanda de Belin Honorary Visiting Fellow mdb36@le.ac.uk
Dr Peter Diplock Honorary Visiting Fellow pad9@le.ac.uk
Professor Christopher Dyer Emeritus Professor History cd50@le.ac.uk
Dr Richard Dyson Honorary Visiting Fellow
Dr Pamela Fisher Victoria County History of Leicestershire pjf7@le.ac.uk
Dr Alan Fox
Honorary Visiting Fellow af162@le.ac.uk
Dr Richard Gilbert Honorary Visiting Fellow
Dr Graham Jones Honorary Visiting Fellow grj1@le.ac.uk
Professor Peter King Emeritus Professor of English Local History pk180@le.ac.uk
Dr Bridget Lewis Honorary Visiting Fellow bl73@le.ac.uk
Mr Martin Marix Evans Honorary Visiting Fellow
Dr Jim McDermott Honorary Visiting Fellow
Dr Mark Page Honorary Visiting Fellow mrp15@le.ac.uk
Dr Silvia Pinches Honorary Visiting Fellow smp38@le.ac.uk
Professor Charles Phythian-Adams Former Head of Department of English Local History cvpa1@le.ac.uk
Mr Julian R. Pooley Honorary Visiting Fellow jrp21@le.ac.uk
Mr Ken Smith Honorary Visiting Fellow

Centre Alumni

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Centre for Urban History

Academic & Research Related Staff

NamePositionTelephoneEmail

Dr Prashant Kidambi

Senior Lecturer in Colonial Urban History

2766 pk64@le.ac.uk
Professor Simon Gunn Professor of Urban History 5291

sg201@le.ac.uk

 

Colin Hyde

East Midlands Oral History
Archive Researcher and Outreach Officer

5065 ch38@le.ac.uk
Dr Toby Lincoln Lecturer in Chinese Urban History 5907 tl99@le.ac.uk

Professor Roey Sweet

 

Dr Richard Butler

Director of CUH

Professor of Urban History

Lecturer in the Historic Built Environment

2592 or 2837

 

2810

rhs4@le.ac.uk

 

rjb86@le.ac.uk

 

 

 

University Fellows

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Professor Peter Clark Honorary Visiting Professor -

peter.clark@helsinki.fi

Dr Lucy Faire Honorary Fellow 2810 ljf2@le.ac.uk
Dr John Hinks Honorary Fellow 5925 jh241@le.ac.uk
Dr Katy Layton Jones Honorary Fellow - kllj1@le.ac.uk
Peter Jones Honorary Research Fellow - psj4@le.ac.uk
Professor Alan Mayne Honorary Visiting Professor - rm190@le.ac.uk
Dr Denise McHugh Honorary Fellow 2810 dm7@le.ac.uk
Professor Carl Nightingale Honorary Visiting Professor - cn6@buffalo.edu
Professor Richard Rodger Honorary Visiting Professor - richard.rodger@ed.ac.uk
Mr Michael Taylor Honorary Research Fellow - mt257@le.ac.uk

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Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies

Director and Core Group

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Dr Svenja Bethke Lecturer in Modern European History
5183 sb744@le.ac.uk
Dr Sarah Hodgkinson Department of Criminology 5777 sf101@le.ac.uk
Dr Alexander Korb Director 2784
ak368@le.ac.uk
Dr Fransiska Louwagie School of Modern Languages 2684 fl47@le.ac.uk
Dr Irina Marin Leverhulme Early Career Fellow 2736 im146@le.ac.uk
Dr Paul Moore Deputy Director 2816 pm294@le.ac.uk
Professor Aubrey Newman Honorary Associate Director (Emeritus of Historical Studies) 2804 new@le.ac.uk
Dr Claudia Prestel Reader in Modern European & Jewish History
5795
cp59@le.ac.uk
Dr Martin Stern MD (Retired) burtoncentre@le.ac.uk
Dr Victoria Stewart School of English 2634 vas6@le.ac.uk

Associate Members

NamePositionTelephoneEmail
Dr Rabah Aissaoui School of Modern Languages 2686 ra75@le.ac.uk
Dr Jovan Byford Psychologie (Open University) jovan.byford@open.ac.uk
Dr Viv Golding School of Museum Studies 3975 vmg4@le.ac.uk
Professor Yvonne Jewkes
Department of Criminology 5705 yj25@le.ac.uk
Dr Janet Marstine School of Museum Studies 3971 jm423@le.ac.uk
Dr Simona Storchi School of Modern Languages 2654 ss557@le.ac.uk

Advisory Board

NamePosition
Professor Donald Bloxham
University of Edinburgh
Professor Christopher Browning UNC Chapel Hill
Professor Elizabeth Harvey University of Nottingham
Professor Dan Stone Royal Holloway, University of London
Professor Chris Szejnmann Loughborough University
Dr Anton Weiss-Wendt HL Senteret Oslo

Honorary Associate Members

  • Dr Larissa Allwork
  • Ruth David
  • Dr Olaf Jensen
  • Dr Caroline Sharples

PhD Students

  • Josh Cohen
  • Namak Khoshnaw
  • Thomas McKay (graduated)
  • Stefanie Rauch (graduated)
  • Anna Scanlon
  • Nadine Tauchner
  • Christina Winkler (graduated)

Student Volunteers Supervisor

  • Lauren Parsons (Research Assistance)

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