Our People - University of Guelph Faculty

519-824-4120 ext. 56012
Location: 
1010 Mackinnon Extension, University of Guelph

Research areas:

  • History of Medicine
  • History of Science
  • History of Psychiatry
  • History of Cybernetics
  • History of the Human Sciences
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Administrators; University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Indigenous families
  • Indigenous relationships
  • social and environmental justice
  • community building through Indigenous ways of knowing
  • gender and Indigeneity.
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Gender History
  • Food History
  • History of Health and Medicine
  • Alcohol and Drug History
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • the French Revolution
  • eighteenth-century France
  • modern Europe
  • revolutions and revolutionaries in the modern world
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • gender and crime in medieval and early modern Scotland
  • medieval British Isles
  • pre-1600 Scottish and English towns
  • medieval and early modern British women
  • Scotland to c. 1600
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • medieval and early modern Portugal and Spain
  • Spanish and Portuguese Inquisitions
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • textual sources and early medieval northern Britain
  • links between Ireland and northern Britain
  • early medieval society
  • the historiography of early medieval northern Britain
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • early modern France
  • missionary encounters with aboriginal peoples 1500-1700
  • reformation history
  • early modern science and skepticism 
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • History and Memory, Commemoration, and Public History
  • Tourism History, especially Heritage Tourism
  • Quebec history
  • Canadian political and cultural history
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian political history
  • Quebec and French Canada
  • Public policy
  • Social movements
  • Commemorations and celebrations
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian history
  • comparative colonial histories
  • industrialization; inequality
  • health and well-being
  • gender
  • Aboriginal peoples
  • social and economic history
  • population history
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • tourism and travel history in Ireland and Britain
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • sub-Saharan Africa
  • war and society in precolonial sub-Sahara Africa
  • Christian missionary and west African communities before colonization
  • slavery, the slave trades and post-abolition in Africa
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • history of science
  • science, culture, and entertainment
  • history of the human sciences
  • modern France
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Indigenous history in North America
  • Canadian history
  • Anishinaabe studies
  • environmental history
  • industrialization of the Canadian boreal forests and subarctic
  • industrial water pollution
  • Indigenous economies and labour
  • Indigenous health and wellness
  • Indigenous education
  • oral history
  • ethnohistory
  • Anishinabek pedagogy
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian and British social history
     
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • serendipity in the historical research process
  • digital history
  • digital humanities
  • gender and technology
  • role of Makerspace in academia 
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • history of tropical agriculture, especially export commodities.
  • botany, agriculture, and nation-building in the Greater Caribbean
  • environmental history of tropical crops — especially to a series of catastrophic plant diseases that afflicted almost every major tropical crop, starting in the mid-nineteenth century
  • the coffee leaf rust
  • global history
  • commodity history
  • the history of science
  • technology
  • medicine
  • disease and history
  • the history of natural disasters
  • Latin American history
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas: 

  • modern Germany
  • modern Europe
  • history of sport
  • film and history
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • medieval social and ecclesiastical history
  • history of sexuality
  • women in the Middle Ages
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • animal history
  • environmental history
  • live performance and communication
  • entertainment and information industries
  • America in the world
  • North American West
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • south Asia
     
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Latin America
  • British Cultural Influence in the Independence era
  • Atlantic World 1750-1850
  • travel, exile, national identity, patriotism, liberation
  • Robert Southey and the Luso-Hispanic World
  • Joel R. Poinsett in South America
  • Francisco Xavier Mina (biography)
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • modern China
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Canadian rural history
  • Irish immigration to Canada
  • early settlement
  • local history
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty

Research areas:

  • Islamic history
  • Middle East history
Group(s): 
University of Guelph Faculty