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Michael Heffernan

Professor of Historical Geography, Faculty of Social Sciences



PhD at St John's College Cambridge in early 1980s

Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Reader in Historical Geography, Loughborough University in the late 1980s and 1990s

Professor of Historical Geography, University of Nottingham since 1999

Head of School of Geography, University of Nottingham 2002-6

Visiting Professor at UCLA (1999)

Alexander vin Humboldt Research Fellow at University of Heidelberg (2000)

Expertise Summary

Historical Geography

Histories of Geography

Histories of Cartography


Research Summary

I am keen to supervise PhD and MA students on the following topics:

* histories of geography and cartography from the Renaissance to present

* historical and political geographies of twentieth-century warfare

* twentieth-century internationalism

Selected Publications

School of Geography

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