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New Professorships in History & Policy


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King's College, London and Cambridge University are pleased to announce the appointment of the first Professors of History and Policy in the UK. Alastair Reid takes up his role of Visiting Professor of History and Policy at King's College, London and Simon Szreter has been appointed Professor of History and Public Policy in the Faculty of History at Cambridge.

Download the press release and interview with Professors Alastair Reid and Simon Szreter here. View coverage of this announcement in the Times Higher Educational Supplement here.

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