PhD

Jonathan Bayer

Jonathan Bayer

Dissertation Topic
U.S. National Identity and Portrayals of Canada in the American Press, 1763-1815.

Supervisor
Nancy Rhoden

E-mail
jbayer@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2214

GTA: History 2186B


Nina Bozzo

Lu Wang

Dissertation Topic:
Duty or Care? Canadian University Medical Units in the First World War

Supervisor
Shelley McKellar

E-mail
nbozzo@uwo.ca 

 


Erin Brown

Erin Brown

Dissertation Topic
"Tranquilize Your Mind": Drug Use, Gender, and the Middle Class in American Popular Culture, 1955-1970

Supervisor
Laurel Shire

E-mail
ebrow57@uwo.ca

 


Luana Buckle

Luana Buckle

Dissertation Topic
Foodways and Values: Leicestershire's Middle Classes, 1860-1900.  

Supervisor
Keith Fleming

E-mail
lbuckle9@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2241



M. Blake Butler

Blake Butler

Dissertation Topic
A Wintry Mix: An Environmental and Cultural History of Winter in Twentieth Century Canada

Supervisor
Alan MacEachern

E-mail
mbutle32@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2253

GTA: History 2181B


Liam Clifford

Liam Clifford

Research Interests:
Political history of Europe/Russia, nationalism, Eastern Slavic history, post-Soviet affairs, Irish history, history of football (soccer)

Supervisor
Marta Dyczok

E-mail:
lcliffo@uwo.ca 

Office:
Lawson Hall 2252

GTA: History 1401E


John Comstock

Lu Wang

Research Interests:
Military History; Social History

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail:

jcomstoc@uwo.ca 


Uesio da Gama Santos

Uesio da Gama Santos

Research Interests:
History of Science, History of public policies aimed at special education, Technologies applied to teaching and treating people with autism, History of the relationship between religion and science, Scientific evolution and social inequality.

Supervisor:
William Turkel

E-mail:
udagamas@uwo.ca 

Office:
Lawson Hall 2252

GTA: History 2147A and History 2310G


Heather Ellis

Heather Ellis

Dissertation Topic
Aftershocks: The Psychological Cost of the Great War

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail
hellis3@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2253

GTA: History 2888G


Brigette Farrell

Lu Wang

Dissertation Topic:
French Colonial History and Eugenics

Supervisor:
Frank Schumacher

E-mail
bfarrel4@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 1209

GTA: History 1810E


Michael Feagan

Michael Feagan

Research Topic
U.S. History, Telegraph Operators

Supervisor
Robert MacDougall

E-mail
mfeagan@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2221

GTA: History 1807


Shaun Hislop

Lu Wang

Research Interests:
Germany, Europe/the EU, Political History, International Relations; Indigeneity; Nationalism, Empire, Imperialism, (Neo-)Colonialism, Genocide; Migration, Trauma, Memory, Public Space

Supervisor:
Frank Schumacher

E-mail:
shislop@uwo.ca 

Office:
Lawson Hall 2221

GTA: History 2401E


Erin Isaac

Erin Isaac

Dissertation Topic
History of religion; North American history; History of colonisation; History of disasters; Environmental history; Race and religion.

Supervisor
Nancy Rhoden

Emaileisaac3@uwo.ca

Office:
Lawson Hall 1202

GTA: History 1401E


Carla Joubert

Carla Joubert

Dissertation Topic
"Barberton Daisies": The Role of White Women in the Settler Colonisation of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek and the Canadian Prairies in the Nineteenth Century.

Supervisor
Laurel Shire

E-mail
cjoubert@uwo.ca

Office
StvH 2160

Website(s)
cjoubert.home.blog


George Kennedy

George Kennedy

Dissertation Topic
teyukwatuhw^tsyoni (we all benefit from the earth): The Dish with One Spoon: Haudenosaunee inter-Indigenous relations against the backdrop of Eurocentric interpretations

Supervisor
Michelle Hamilton

E-mail
gkenned6@uwo.ca

Sara Khorshid

Sara K

Dissertation Topic
Representations of the Other in Popular Culture: The West in Egyptian Cinema and Arabs in Hollywood

Supervisor
Aldona Sendzikas

E-mail
skhorshi@uwo.ca

Office
StvH 2160

GTA: History 2134B


Meili Ma

Meili Ma

Research Topic
Urban space of Jinan, capital city of Shandong Province

Supervisor
James Flath

E-mail
mma56@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2214


Charan Mandur

Charan Mandar

Research Interests:
environmental history; disaster history, Canadian history; American history; history of witchcraft; post-WWII France; history of conspiracies; folklore; medieval history

Supervisors:
Alan MacEachern and Jonathan Vance

E-mail:
cmandur2@uwo.ca 

Office:
Lawson Hall 2252

GTA: History 2201E


Bryan McClure

Bryan McClure

Dissertation Topic
'Gave His Life for the Empire': Memory, Memorials and Identity in the British Commonwealth after the First World War

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail
bmcclur4@uwo.ca

Office:
Lawson Hall 2241



Ariel Nicolaides

Lu Wang

Research Interest
International history; British Empire; Immigration; Twentieth Century 

Supervisor
Francine McKenzie

E-mail
anicol24@uwo.ca

Office:
Lawson Hall 1209 

GTA: History 2819G


Sara Poulin

Sara Poulin

Dissertation Topic
Canada's Role in the Liberation of the Concentration Camps during the Second World War, 1944-45

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail
spoulin2@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2241



Allen Priest

Allen Priest

Dissertation Topic
Under the Shadow of the Atomic Cloud: Masculinity, Anti-Communism, and Electoral Politics in Canada and the United States, 1949-1963

Supervisor
Aldona Sendzikas

E-mail
apriest4@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2220


Kenny Reilly

Kenny Reilly

Research Interests:
Environmental history of disability, history of race and environment, identity and the environment. 

Supervisor
Alan MacEachern

Emailkreill22@uwo.ca

Office:
Lawson Hall 1201

GTA: History 2201E


Heather Smith

Heather Smith

Research Interests:
Canadian history, social history and local history specifically war-related objects such as trench art, souvenirs and other crafts associated with war

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail
hsmit47@uwo.ca

Office:
Lawson Hall 2221

GTA
: History 2814F and History 2134B


Guy St-Denis

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Dissertation Topic
Sir Isaac Brock and the Rise of Canada: His Leadership and Its Impact

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail
gstdeni3@uwo.ca

GTA: History 2124A and History 2171B


Cristina Stoica

Lu Wang

Dissertation Topic
The perpetual ‘outsiders’: Romanian policies targeting Roma between 1859-1945

Supervisor
Frank Schumacher

E-mail
cstoica2@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2253

GTA: History 2192A and History 2819G


Thomas Stroyan

Charan Mandar

Research Interests:
Canadian History, International relations history, political history, Latin America, Foreign policy history, and human rights history

Supervisors:
Stephanie Bangarth

E-mail:
tstroyan@uwo.ca 

Office:
Lawson Hall 2220

GTA: History 1807


Scott Van Wetten

Scott van Wetten

Research Topic
Political History, Canadian History, the First World War and the British Empire

Supervisor
Jonathan Vance

E-mail
svanwett@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2221

GTA: History 2401E


Lu Wang

Lu Wang

Dissertation Topic
The Power of Needlework: Embroidery in Late Imperial China

Supervisor
James Flath

E-mail
lwang842@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2214

GTA: History 2601E


Christopher White

Christopher White

Dissertation Topic
Islands of Contention: The American Influence on Maritime Territorial Disputes in East Asia during the Cold War

Supervisor
Carl Young

E-mail
cwhite53@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2215


David (Yi) Zhou

David Zhou

Research Topic
Cold War America, U.S. Defense Policy, Military History, NATO

Supervisor
Aldona Senzikas

E-mail
yzhou264@uwo.ca

Office
Lawson Hall 2221