Alan Allport

Associate Professor, History

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Contact Information

517 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-0361


Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2007


Modern British and European history, war and society

Personal Website


Browned Off and Bloody-Minded: The British Soldier Goes to War 1939-1945. London and New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015.

Demobbed: Coming Home After the Second World War. London and New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009. Winner of the 2010 Longman-HistoryToday Book of the Year Award.

Teaching Appointments

Syracuse University, Associate Professor in Department of History, Maxwell School of Citizenship and Global Affairs, August 2011 - present
Princeton University, Postdoctoral Lecturer in Freshman Writing Program, September 2008 - May 2011