Professor Erica Charters


I would like to hear from potential DPhil students regarding history of war; history of disease and medicine; early modern empires; French Empire 18th century; British Empire 18th century

I would like to hear from any potential Masters students looking at history of war; history of medicine; environmental history; British history; French history; imperial and global history.

I currently teach:


  • Methods and Themes in the History of Science and Medicine
  • Global and Imperial History: Methods and Concepts
  • Disease, Medicine and Empire in the Americas
  • Manpower and State Power


  Medicine, Empire, and Improvement

War and Society in Britain and Europe

The Authority of Nature