Dr Stuart Aveyard completed his BA in History at the University of York and an MA in Irish History at Queen’s University Belfast. His PhD, on British government policy in Northern Ireland under Labour 1974-79', was completed at QUB in 2011.
Dr Aveyard is currently working with Dr Sean O'Connell and Dr Paul Corthorn on the Leverhulme Trust-funded project 'The Politics of Consumer Credit in the UK, 1938-1992' (2012-13).
Dr Aveyard primarily interested in modern British and Irish political history, in particular the history of the British Labour party and other political groupings of the Left.
Stuart Aveyard, ‘The “English Disease” is to look for a “Solution of the Irish Problem”’: British constitutional policy in Northern Ireland after Sunningdale 1974–1976’, Contemporary British History, (Online publication, 2012), pp 1-21