Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo
Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo holds a PhD in History (King’s College, University of London) and is an Associate Professor in History at the University of Coimbra (Portugal). He is also a researcher at the Center for Social Studies (UC) and scientific co-coordinator of the PhD program in Heritages of Portuguese Influence (III-UC). Among other topics, his research interests focus on the history of imperialism and colonialism (XIX-XX centuries). He has published regularly in prestigious journals and publishers, in Portugal and abroad. He coordinates the research project The worlds of (under)development: processes and legacies of the Portuguese colonial empire in a comparative perspective (1945-1975) and is co-principal investigator of the research project Humanity Internationalised: cases, dynamics and comparisons (1945-1980), both financed by the Foundation for Science and Technology (Portugal).
Main interests and research topics: Imperial and colonial History; International and Transnational History; Modern and Contemporary History; European Colonialism in Africa; Internationalism; International Organizations.
Research group(s): Cultural encounters and evasion; Reimagining the historian’s craft