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Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Kingston University
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

History research: PhD, MPhil and MA by Research students

Current research students

  Keith Atkins
Year completed: In progress
Project: 'Cottage Hospitals: Their foundation, development and contribution to community health in England and Wales, 1860 to 1949'
Supervisors: Dr Susan Hawkins and Prof Craig Phelan
  Carlos de la Huerta
Year completed: In progress
Project: 'French Counter-Espionage, 1792–1815'
Supervisors: Dr Marisa Linton and Dr John Stuart
  Robert Johnson
Year completed: In progress
Project: 'St Paulís Cathedral, 1790–1850: Perspectives of an Institution'
Supervisors: Dr John Stuart and Dr Marisa Linton
  Allen McClymont
Year completed: In progress
Project: 'OMF missionaries in West Malaysia, 1952–72'
Supervisors: Dr John Stuart and Prof Craig Phelan
  Charlotte Mears
Year completed: In progress
Project: 'An Analytical Study of the Representation of Female Nazi Concentration Camp Guards in History and Popular Culture'
Supervisors: Dr Steve Woodbridge and Prof Craig Phelan
  Kate Stevens
Year completed: In progress
Project: 'The Integration of French Prisoners of War and French Refugees in British Society during the Napoleonic Wars'
Supervisors: Dr Marisa Linton and Dr Mark Williams

Past PhD students

  David Woodward
Year completed: 2012 (Awarded posthumously)
Project: 'Suburban development in five neighbouring south London parishes in the middle decades of the 19th century'
Supervisors Dr Chris French and Professor Keith Grieves
  Helen Goepel
Year completed: 2010
Project: 'Children and poverty in the Kingston-upon-Thames Poor Law Union, 1834-1901'
Supervisors Dr Chris French and Dr.John Stuart and Professor Keith Grieves
  Jonathan Hoare
Year completed: 2010
Project: 'The evolution of the documentary film during the 1920s and early 1930s'
Supervisors Gerry Turvey and Dr Simon Brown and Professor Peter Beck
  Bridget Duckenfield
Year completed: 2010
Project: 'The Abolition of Celibacy at Oxford and Cambridge Universities, c.a. 1840-1880'
Supervisors Professor John Davis and Professor Gail Cunningham and Dr. Mike Hawkins
  Ann Andrews
Year completed: 2008
Project: 'The Dublin nationalist press and the development of Irish nationalism, 1842-67'
Supervisors Dr Sally Warwick-Haller and Professor Peter Beck
  Pamela Reading
Year completed: 2008
Project: '"Reluctant reformers"?: Politics and society in Kingston upon Thames, 1830-1900'
Supervisors Dr Chris French and Dr Andrea Tanner and Professor John Davis
  Audrey Giles
Year completed: 2007
Project: 'Railway influence in Kingston upon Thames: paternalism, "welfarism", and nineteenth century society, 1838-1912'
Supervisors Dr Chris French and Dr Phil Drummond-Thompson
MA by Research Lucy Clarke
Year completed: 2007
Project: 'Louis XIV: his patronage, image and politics'
Supervisors Dr Marisa Linton and Dr Mike Hawkins

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