Fellows 2015-16

Senior Visiting Research Fellow

Dr Robert Scott (Adelphi)
Sociology and public policy of education

Junior Research Fellows

Dr Ursula Hackett
RAI-Nuffield-DPIR Junior Research Fellow in American Politics

Postdoctoral Visiting Research Fellows

Dr Marc-William Palen (Exeter)
British and American Empires; influence of ideas on global imperial expansion

Associate Visiting Research Fellows

Dr Azeem Ibrahim (Chicago)
International security policy; radical movements and Middle Eastern conflict

Vacation Visiting Research Fellows

Dr Terence McSweeney (Southampton Solent)
Film and television studies; post-9/11 American cinema

Dr Nicole Panizza (Coventry)
Emily Dickinson and her American Musical Interpreters

Dr Tanfer Emin Tunç (Hacettepe)
Medical narratives of 19th-century American women intellectuals

Supernumerary Research and Teaching Fellows

Dr Sally Bayley (Oxford)
American space and place; Sylvia Plath

Prof Michael Heale (Lancaster)
19th and 20th century American history

Dr Mara Keire (Oxford)
Cultural, intellectual and legal history of late 19th and early 20th century America

Dr Rachel Malkin (Oxford)
20th-21st century American poetry and prose, modernism, 20th century intellectual history

Dr Tom Packer (London)
American conservatism in the second half of the 20th century

Dr Sebastian Page (Oxford)
Black belonging and racial 'management' in the Civil War period

Dr Donald Ratcliffe (Oxford)
US grassroots and national politics between 1789 and 1850

Dr Tessa Roynon (Oxford)
Modern American literature, anglophone literature of the African diaspora, Classical Reception studies

Dr Courtney Traub (Oxford)
"Romanticising crisis" in contemporary experimental texts from American authors

Prof David Turley (Kent)
African-American intellectuals; anti-slavery

Nomadic Empires Project

Dr Marie Favereau (Oxford)
Eurasian steppe empires

Dr Bryan Miller (Oxford)
East Asian steppe empires

Dr Maya Petrovich (Oxford)

Dr Irina Shingiray (Oxford)
Nomadic empires and their relations with the sedentary world