Thomas Fraser is Emeritus Professor of History and Honorary Professor of Conflict Research (INCORE) at the University of Ulster since 2006. Provost of the University of Ulster’s Magee campus, 2002-2006. Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Professor in History, The New University of Ulster/University of Ulster, 1969-2006. Head of Department of History/School of History, Philosophy and Politics, 1988-1998. Educated at the University of Glasgow (MA, Mediaeval and Modern History, Ewing Prize) and the London School of Economics (PhD in International History, ‘The intrigues of the German government and the Ghadr party against British rule in India, 1914-1918’). Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Indiana University South Bend, 1983-1984.