Professor of the Practice of History
Professor Savage teaches Irish, British and European History. He is the director of the History Core Program and served as one of the directors of the University’s Irish Studies Program from 1995 to 2010.
He is a Visiting Fellow at the Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin (2018, 2012) and a Visiting Research Professor at Queens University, Belfast (2017-2018, 2015). At the University of Edinburgh he held a Leverhulme Visiting Professorship (2007) and the National University of Ireland, Galway awarded him a More Institute Fellowship (2013) and an Irish Studies Visiting Fellowship (2004).
Savage recently completed a chapter for the four-volume Cambridge History of Modern Ireland (edited by Thomas Bartlett, 2018).