Professor of Global and Imperial History
Research Interests: History of empires and Global History.
John Darwin is Professor of Global and Imperial History and a Fellow of the British Academy. He was the first Director of the Oxford Centre for Global History. His current research is focussed on the role of major port cities in and beyond Europe in the globalisation of the period 1830-1930. From October 2017, he will be a Senior Research Fellow at Nuffield College.