My teaching and research interests are modern military history, modern wars, total wars, military strategy, doctrinal and operational change, organizational culture and change in armed forces. I study the modern history of European armed forces and the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF).
Students who are considering a major or a minor in history or IR are encouraged to contact me and discuss their interests. I am always happy to serve as my students' advisor in the major, whether in History or IR.
I teach the following courses and seminars:
HIS F3/F103/INTNLREL103 Introduction to Modern Military History (formerly Introduction to Military History)
HIS 210G/INTNLREL182 The Great War
HIS 206/INTNLREL183 The Modern Battle
HIS 202/203 Peoples, Armies, and Governments of the Second World War