photo: Dane Kennedy

Dane Kennedy

Elmer Louis Kayser Professor of History and International Affairs
Room 322
Address: Phillips Hall
801 22nd Street, N.W.
Phone: 202-994-6229
Fax: 202-994-6231
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

British Empire, colonialism in Africa and India, Modern Britain

Dane Kennedy received his Ph.D. in British history from the University of California at Berkeley in 1981. He teaches British and imperial history at GW, where he holds the Elmer Louis Kayser professorship. He was the recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim fellowship for 2003-2004.


Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley


Classes Taught

HIST 1101 World History, 1500-Present

HIST 3131 History of England (since 1689)

HIST 3135 Victorian Britain

HIST 3137 British Empire

HIST 3139 20th Century Britain