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Edward Anderson

Lecturer in History, Northumbria University, Newcastle

Dr Edward Anderson is a Lecturer in History at Northumbria University. His research explores the history and politics of India and Britain, with a focus on questions around diasporas and migration, nationalism and multiculturalism, and transnational politics. Prior to joining Northumbria, Edward was the Smuts Research Fellow in Commonwealth Studies at the University of Cambridge, where he also completed his PhD. He has held visiting fellowships at the LSE, the University of Mumbai, and the Centre for Development Studies in Kerala, and is a Member of the Council of the British Association for South Asian Studies.

Experience

  • 2020–present
    Lecturer in History, Northumbria University
  • 2015–2019
    Smuts Research Fellow in Commonwealth Studies, University of Cambridge

Education

  • 2015 
    University of Cambridge, PhD

Professional Memberships

  • British Association for South Asian Studies