Steering Committee

The Steering Committee (formalised in 1992) consists of up to 30 elected members, together with one postgraduate representative, up to two co-opted members, and representatives of the Historical Association and the Royal Historical Society. The Steering Committee endeavours to represent all sectors of HE (Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales, and Colleges and Institutes of HE).

The current members are as follows (date of election in brackets):

Ex officio:

Dr Peter D’Sena



Peter D'Sena

Dr Paul Corthorn (Queen’s Belfast, 2011): website




Paul Corthorn

Dr Karin Dannehl (Wolverhampton, 2014): website




Karin Dannehl
Historical Association
to be appointed
ECR representative:
Dr Simon Peplow (Exeter, 2017)  
Elected members (up to 30):

Prof. Justin Champion (RHUL, 2011)




Justin Champion

Dr Mark Clapson (Westminster, 2011)



Mark Clapson
Dr Robert McNamara (Ulster, 2011): website

Dr Lowri Ann Rees (Bangor, 2011): website




Lowri Ann Rees

Dr Joan Allen (Newcastle, 2012): website




Joan Allen

Dr Rachel Bright (Keele, 2012): website




Rachel Bright
Dr Bill Aird (Edinburgh, 2013): website

Dr Sarah Bastow (Huddersfield, 2013): website


Sarah Bastow

Dr Kate Hill (Lincoln, 2013): website




Kate Hill

Dr Charles Insley (Manchester, 2013): website




Charles Insley

Dr Charlotte Alston (Northumbria, 2014): website




Charlotte Alston

Dr Ariel Hessayon (Goldsmiths, 2014): website




Ariel Hessayon

Prof. Matthew Hughes (Brunel, 2014): website




Matthew Hughes

Dr Rachel Lock-Lewis (South Wales, 2014): website





Prof. Maureen Meikle (Leeds Trinity, 2014): website





Dr Andrew Roach (Glasgow, 2014): website




Andrew Roach

Dr Sara Wolfson (Canterbury Christ Church, 2014): website




Sara Wolfson 2
Dr Kate Bradley (Kent, 2015): website
Dr Sabine Clarke (York, 2015): website  
Dr Martin Johnes (Swansea, 2015): website  
Dr Alison Hems (Bath Spa, 2015): website  
Prof. Ian Talbot (Southampton, 2015): website  
Dr Sarah Miller-Davenport (Sheffield, 2015): website  
Dr Mark Hutchinson (Durham, 2015): website  
Dr Juliane Fuerst (Bristol, 2015): website  
Dr Neil Fleming (Worcester, 2015): website
Dr Pippa Virdee (De Montfort, 2015): website
Dr Hannah Burrows (Aberdeen, 2016): website