Network Members

The Living Legacies engagement centre aims to develop research collaborations between academic and community researchers. Our network members listed here include academic researchers at our partner institutions and organisations who are able to advise on research relating to the Centre’s five research themes, as well as potentially work with community research projects developed during the centenary period through the Living Legacies centre. For those wishing to develop projects in partnership with the Centre network, please first make contact with us using our , or email

Paul O’Leary Aberystwyth University
Gerwyn Wiliams Bangor University
Chris Williams Cardiff University
Richard Grayson Goldsmiths University of London
David Killingray Goldsmiths, University of London
Paul Logue Historic Environment Division
Department of the Environment (NI)
Tom Thorpe King's College London
Ian Gregory Lancaster University
Corinna Peniston-Bird Lancaster University
Brian Lambkin Mellon Centre for Migration Studies,
William Blair National Museums Northern Ireland
Eric Cross Newcastle University
Clare Fitzsimmons Newcastle University
Stacy Gillis Newcastle University
Matthew Grenby Newcastle University
Emma Short Newcastle University
Sam Turner Newcastle University
Jane Webster Newcastle University
James McConnell Northumbria University  
Ian Montgomery Public Record Office Northern Ireland  
Dan Todman Queen Mary, University of London
Fran Brearton Queen’s University Belfast
Dominic Bryan Queen’s University Belfast
Marie Coleman Queen’s University Belfast
Conor Graham Queen’s University Belfast
Janet Hancock Queen’s University Belfast
Nuala Johnson Queen’s University Belfast
Sophie Long Queen’s University Belfast
Fearghal McGarry Queen’s University Belfast
Rebecca Milligan Queen’s University Belfast  
Heather Montgomery Queen’s University Belfast
Michael Pierse Queen’s University Belfast
Olwen Purdue Queen’s University Belfast
Deirdre Wildy Queen’s University Belfast
Colm Donnelly Queen's University Belfast
Paul Ell Queen's University Belfast
Jonathan Evershed Queen's University Belfast
Stephen Herron Queen's University Belfast
Keith Lilley Queen's University Belfast
Kurt Taroff Queen's University Belfast
Gethin Matthews Swansea University
Murat Akser Ulster University
Elizabeth Crooke Ulster University
Paul Devlin Ulster University
Tom Maguire Ulster University 
Leanne McCormick Ulster University
Philip McDermott Ulster University
Sara McDowell Ulster University
Johanne Devlin Trew Ulster University
Ian Donald  University of Abertay Dundee
David Harvey University of Exeter  
James Wallis University of Exeter
Lorna Hughes University of Glasgow
Iain Robertson University of Highlands and Islands
Tim Bowman University of Kent
Alison Fell  University of Leeds