‘Stephen Badsey, one of the world’s leading authorities on war and
Gary Sheffield, Forgotten Victory (2001)
Professor Stephen Badsey
PhD MA(Cantab.) FRHistS
‘If you know your history, then you know where you’re coming from.’
Bob Marley, Buffalo Soldier
'A career in consulting is ideal for historians with a sense of adventure'
from the advice page of the American Historical Association
Supervisor for MA theses at the University of Birmingham, and for British Army officers at the Army Staff College Camberley 1991-1995 (theses submitted for MA degrees at Kings College London).
Referee and external evaluator for research grant applications including for
the British Academy, the Arts and Humanities Research Council, the
Economic and Social Research Council, the Social Sciences and Humanities
Research Council of Canada, and the National Research Folundation of South
Consultant for numerous television programmes and for
other print and broadcast media including
Guest lecturer on media-military matters, Higher Command Studies Course, Baltic Defence College, Tartu, Estonia, 2015-2017.
Keynote Speaker, Midlands History Forum conference on ‘How Should We Remember World War 1?’ Birmingham University, October 2013.
Address to the National Institute for Defense Studies, Tokyo, on historical perspectives on the Falklands War 1982 and the First World War, 2011.
Annual lecture to Media, Information and Warfare courses for officers, Maddingley Hall, Cambridge University, 2000-2008
Annual lecture to the Certificate of Higher Education in War Studies course, University of Birmingham, 1999-2005.
Termly lecture to the course on Understanding Modern Terrorism , Boston University London Programme, 2001-2004.
Annual lecture to the A318 War, Peace and Social Change course, Open University Summer School, University of York, 1997-2000.
‘The Media and the Kosovo Conflict’, course on Understanding Modern War , University of Leeds, February 2000.
‘Democracy in the Russian Armed Forces’ (DIRAF) Programme , Coventry University, February 1999.
‘Command and Control Warfare Project’ Defence Evaluation and Research Agency (DERA), 1998-1999.
Consultant, US Armed Forces ‘Army After Next’ Project , 1997.
Speaker to the British Council INE European Series Conference , London, 1997.