Department Name School of History
Institution Name University of St Andrews

Departmental Information

Department Profile With over forty full time members of staff researching and teaching on European, American and Asian history from the dawn of the Middle Ages to the present day, the School of History at the University of St Andrews has one of the finest faculty and diverse teaching programmes of any School of History in the English speaking world. The School boasts expertise in Mediaeval and Modern History, from Scotland to Byzantium and the Americas to the Middle East and South Asia.Thematic interests include religious history, urban history, transnationalism, historiography and nationalism. The School of History prides itself on small group teaching and tutorials allowing for in depth study and supervision tailored to secure the best from each student. Cutting edge research combined with teaching excellence offer a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment for the study of History.
Faculty Teaching Staff Dr David Allan, Professor Frances Andrews, Professor Ali Ansari, Professor Robert J Bartlett, Dr Riccardo Bavaj, Dr Michael Brown, Professor Michael Bentley, Dr John Clark, Professor Gerard De Groot, Dr Sarah Easterby-Smith, Dr Kirsten Fenton, Dr Kate Ferris, Dr Aileen Fyfe, Dr Justine Firnhaber-Baker, Professor Conan Fischer, Professor Chris J Given-Wilson, Dr Tim Greenwood, Dr Emma Hart, Dr Bridget Heal, Professor R A Houston, Professor John Hudson, Dr Dimitris Kastritsis, Dr Chandrika Kaul, Professor Colin Kidd, Dr Richard Kirwan, Dr William Knox, Dr James Koranyi, Dr Simon MacLean, Professor Roger Mason, Dr Christine McGladdery, Dr Matthew McLean, Dr Heidi Mehrkens, Dr Emily Michelson, Dr Gillian Mitchell, Dr Frank Lorenz Müller, Professor Steve Murdoch, Dr Frances Nethercott, Dr James Nott, Dr James Palmer, Dr Andrew Peacock, Professor Andrew Pettegree, Dr Jacqueline Rose, Dr Guy Rowlands, Dr Elina Screen, Dr Katie Stevenson, Dr Angus Stewart, Dr Bernhard Struck, Dr Stephen Tyre, Dr Malcom Walsby, Dr Alex Woolf.
Areas of Expertise Medieval History, Early Modern History, Modern History, Middle Eastern Studies, Scottish Studies, History of Science

Course & Degrees

Undergraduate Courses MA in History, Mediaeval History, Mediaeval History and Archaeology, Mediaeval Studies, Middle East Studies, Modern History, Scottish History
Undergraduate Units See Undergraduate Module page for full details.
Research Degrees MLitt, MPhil, PhD

Contact Details

Contact Name Dr Aileen Fyfe
Postal Address School of History, University of St Andrews, St Katharine’s Lodge, The Scores, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9BA, Scotland