30 - History

History at Ulster has consistently produced 4* (world-leading) and 3* (internationally excellent) research. In REF2014 almost 50% of our publications and over 75% of the impact of our work on policy and practice beyond Ulster was rated at these levels.

Unit Co-ordinator:
Professor Don MacRaild

History at Ulster has consistently produced 4*  (world-leading) and 3* (internationally excellent) research. In REF2014 almost  50% of our publications and over 75% of the impact of our work on policy and  practice beyond Ulster was rated at these levels.

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80% of research  environment judged to be world-leading or internationally excellent

People Involved

The following university staff are involved with the research activities of this Unit of Assessment and participated in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework:

People Involved
NameRole
Blackstock, A Dr Reader
Crooke, EM Professor Professor of Museum and Heritage Studies
De Angeli, A Dr Lecturer in Chinese and East Asian History
Guarino, G Dr Lecturer in Early Modern History
Hughes, KP Dr Lecturer in British History
Kennedy, L Professor Professor of Modern Economic and Social History of Ulster
Kirby, D Dr Reader in International History
Loughlin, JP Dr Reader in History
MacRaild, D Professor Professor of British and Irish History
McCormick, L Dr Lecturer in Modern Irish Social History
McNamara, R Dr Senior Lecturer in International History
Miller, IR Dr Research Associate - Medical History
O Ciardha, E Dr Senior Lecturer in Irish/English Literary & Historical Studies
O'Connor, PEJ Dr Senior Lecturer
Railton, NM Dr Lecturer
Sneddon, A Dr Lecturer in International History
Thatcher, I Professor Head of School of English and History
Wright, O Dr Lecturer in International History

Research Outputs

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Research Impact Case Studies

Imeacht na nIarlaí/The Flight of the Earls and Plandáil Uladh/The  Plantation of Ulster: The History and Culture of Derry/LondonderryTitle of case study

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Researcher, Historical Advisor and Narrator of ‘Wolfland’, the first  Irish-language, historical documentary ever co-commissioned by RTÉ and BBC,  broadcast 7th, 14th January 2013 (RTÉ) and 7th, 16th January 2013 (BBC2)

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Shaping documentary narratives through the RTÉ television programme,  ‘The Queen and Us’ on Queen Elizabeth II’s visit to Ireland, 17 May 2011

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