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Unit of Assessment 30 History

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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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:

    Name Role
    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

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  • 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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  • Research Environment


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