I am a doctoral candidate at the School of International Relations. I held the CSTPV Haruhisa Handa PhD Studentship from 2016 to 2019. My research interests include the History of War (1914 to date), Political Violence, and International Relations in the two World Wars. My thesis focuses on North African and Indian Soldiers in the First World War in Palestine and Syria, 1917-23. Please find my .
Primary Supervisor: Professor Sir Hew Strachan
Secondary Supervisors: Professor Frédéric Volpi, Dr Stephen Tyre
Office hours: Tuesdays, 4—5pm, Room 208, School of International Relations, Arts Building
Contemporary Debates on War and Political Violence, Course Convenor, Open Association, Candlemas Semester.
Foreign Policy and Diplomacy in Global Politics, Academic Tutor, School of International Relations, Candlemas Semester.
, Academic Tutor, School of International Relations, Martinmas Semester.
Inaugural Russell Cawthorn History Conference: Scotland and the Scottish Soldier 1914-1918, Academic Tutor, Kelso High School, 29 October 2019.
Friday Evening Lecture: Kashmir and the Politics of Peace, Speaker, Open Association, 11 October 2019.
Retirement is Opportunity Lecture: Humour, Satire and Censorship: Great War Writings from the Palestine and Syrian Fronts, 1917-23, Speaker, Open Association, 8 October 2019.
International Relations Staff and PhD Research Workshops, University of St Andrews, 2018-20.
Equality and Diversity Committee, Research, Programmes and Careers Subcommittee Member, School of International Relations, University of St Andrews, 2018-20.
WW1 British Home Front 1914-1918, Conference Assistant, University of St Andrews, Summer 2018.
Study Abroad Programme, Visiting Doctoral Researcher, Département d’Histoire, Université Paul Valéry Montpellier III, France, Spring 2018.
International Relations Monday Seminar Series, Programme Assistant, University of St Andrews, 2016-17.