Professor Alaric Searle
Professor Alaric Searle Is a historian with research interests in, among other subjects, German, British, Chinese and military history in the 19th and 20th centuries, global history, and the history of military thought. After completing degrees at the University of Edinburgh, he moved to Germany two months before the fall of the Berlin Wall. Before his appointment to the University of Salford, he was a lecturer in the Department of History at the University of Munich (1998-2001), where he was subsequently a post-doctoral research fellow (2001-5) and Privatdozent (2011-15). He has been a Visiting Scholar at St. John's College, Oxford (2009), an Honorary Fellow at the Historisches Kolleg, Munich (2012) and a Visiting Fellow, Oxford Changing Character of War Programme, Pembroke College, Oxford (2016/17). He has been a member of the Executive Committee of the Arbeitskreis Militärgeschiche since 2007, and Distinguished Visiting Professor, Faculty of History, Nankai University, Tianjin, PR China, since 2016.
- Genesis, Employment, Aftermath : First World War Tanks and the New Warfare 1900-1945 Editor
- Modern Military Studies Series Editor