Andrew Thompson to join Oxford from AHRC as Professor of Global Imperial History

The History Faculty building in central Oxford

The History Faculty building in central Oxford (Image Credit: Hope Stockton / Graduate Photography Competition)

Professor Andrew Thompson will be taking up the role of Professor of Global Imperial History at the University of Oxford and Professorial Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford from September this year. Professor Thompson will continue in his role as Executive Chair of the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) until the end of December 2019, to help with a managed transition while a replacement is recruited.