Branden McCullough

Branden McCullough

Assistant Professor, History
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Professional Education & Certifications

  • BA, Southeast Missouri State University
  • MA, Southern Illinois University 


Professional Interests

  • Fields of specialization are Modern European and African history, in particular British imperialism in Africa, Ethiopia, and Southern Africa


Research Conducted

  • Current work is focused on completion of dissertation, titled "Reluctant Empire: the British in Ethiopia, 1810-1906."


Publications & Presentation

  • "Invading to Withdraw: the Magdala Campaign of 1868 and the Formulation of British Policy in Ethiopia." Paper presented at Southern Historical Association annual meeting, St. Louis, MO, Nov. 2013


Student Organizations/Club Involvement

  • Honors Program Coordinator