School of History, Classics and Archaeology

Staff Profile

Dr Fergus Campbell

Reader in Social & Cultural History



Dr Fergus Campbell is Reader in Social and Cultural History. He was educated at St Margaret Mary's school, Carlisle, the Newman school, Carlisle and at the universities of Oxford and Bristol, and has lectured in both British and Irish history at the Queen's University, Belfast, and the National University of Ireland, Maynooth. His research focuses on Irish social, cultural and political history between the Great Famine (1845-9) and the Celtic Tiger (1994-2004), and he has written three books and a number of articles on various aspects of modern Irish history. 

My office hours are on Fridays 10-12.