Sumita Mukherjee

I am a social historian of Britain, the British Empire and the Indian subcontinent in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. In particular, my interests lie in issues surrounding South Asian migration around the world (especially to Britain) during the time of empire.


  • 2016–present
    Lecturer in the History of Migration, University of Bristol
  • 2012–2014
    Lecturer in Economic and Social History, University of Glasgow


  • 2007 
    University of Oxford, DPhil in Modern History