Associate Professor of History, Bishop's University

David Webster (Ph.D. British Columbia 2005) teaches international and Asian history topics with a focus on the 20th century. He is an associate professor of History at Bishop’s University and previously held positions at the Universities of Toronto, San Francisco and Regina. His book Fire and the Full Moon: Canada and Indonesia in a Decolonizing World (UBC Press, 2009) examines Canada-Indonesia relations from 1945 to 1999 at both government and civil society levels. He is the editor of Flowers in the Wall: Truth and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste, Indonesia and Melanesia (University of Calgary Press, 2017).

David Webster (Ph.D. British Columbia 2005) est professeur agregé d’histoire à l’Université Bishop’s, apres avoir occupé des postes aux universités de Toronto, San Francisco et Regina. Son livre Fire and the Full Moon: Canada and Indonesia in a Decolonizing World (UBC Press, 2009) examine les relations entre le Canada et l'Indonésie de 1945 à 1999, a la fois au niveau gouvernemental et de la société civile. Le nouveau collection Flowers in the Wall: Truth and Reconciliation in Timor-Leste, Indonesia and Mélanesia (University of Calgary Press, 2017) est realise sous son direction. Il enseigne en histoire internationale et asiatique, mettant l'accent sur le 20ème siècle.
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Experience

  • –present
    Associate professor of History, Bishop's University

Education

  • 2005 
    University of British Columbia, Ph.D./History