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Dr Zoë Groves

Dr Zoë Groves

University Lecturer in African History

Faculty of History
Room 5.29
West Road

Cambridge CB3 9EF
Office Phone: 01223 335329

Subject groups/Research projects

World History:

Research Interests

My research examines the social and cultural history of central and southern Africa, with particular interest in migration, transnationalism, and urbanisation in Malawi, Zimbabwe and South Africa.  

Research Supervision

I am pleased to supervise MPhil students interested in aspects of central and southern African history. 


I lecture and supervise students on Part II Paper 29 'Africa since 1800', and Part I Paper 21 'Empires and World History from the fifteenth century to the First World War' and Paper 23 'World History since 1914'.