Dr Paul Seaward

Current Research

British Academy / Wolfson Research Professor

History of Parliament Research

I have been Director of the History of Parliament since 2001, and was recently been awarded one of the British Academy / Wolfson Foundation Research Professorships for 2017 for a project on the history of Parliament as an institution over five hundred years, Reformation to Referendum. The project will take a thematic approach, based around concepts of time, space, memory, cultures and leadership. Before joining the History of Parliament I was a cl